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Published: 01/2014

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World Tires - Industry Market Research, Market Share, Market Size, Sales, Demand Forecast, Market Leaders, Company Profiles, Industry Trends

World demand for tires is forecast to rise 4.3 percent per year to 2.9 billion units in 2017. Gains will continue to be led by developing countries in the Asia/Pacific region, particularly China and India. Growth in the dominant motor vehicle market will be driven by increases in motor vehicle usage in developing countries.

This study analyzes the 2.4 billion unit world tire industry. It presents historical demand data for 2002, 2007 and 2012, and supply and demand forecasts for 2017 and 2022 by market (e.g., light vehicle, medium and heavy vehicle, motorcycle, industrial), world region, and for 26 countries.

The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 32 industry competitors, including Bridgestone, Michelin and Goodyear.

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				    TABLE OF CONTENTS

     SECTION									    PAGE

		INTRODUCTION							     XII

	I.	EXECUTIVE SUMMARY						       1

	II.	MARKET ENVIRONMENT						       4
		General								       4
		World Economic Environment					       5
		   Recent Historical Trends					       5
		   World Economic Outlook					       7
		World Population Overview					      11
		World Motor Vehicle Production					      13
		World Motor Vehicles in Use					      16
		World Gross Fixed Investment Outlook				      18
		Pricing Patterns						      21
		Technology							      24
		Retreaded, Regrooved, & Used Tires				      26
		Legal & Regulatory Environment					      28

	III.	OVERVIEW							      31
		General								      31
		Regional Overview						      32
		   Demand							      32
		   Production							      37
		   Production Capacity						      39
		   International Trade						      41
		Demand by Market						      43
		   Light Vehicle						      45
		      OEM							      48
		      Replacement						      48
		   Medium & Heavy Vehicle					      49
		      OEM							      51
		      Replacement						      51
		   Motorcycle							      52
		   Industrial & Other						      55

	IV.	NORTH AMERICA							      57
		General								      57
		Tire Supply & Demand						      58
		Tire Market Outlook						      61
		Tire Production Capacity					      62
		United States							      64
		Canada								      74
		Mexico								      79

	V.	WESTERN EUROPE							      86
		General								      86
		Tire Supply & Demand						      87
		Tire Market Outlook						      91
		Tire Production Capacity					      92
		France								      94
		Germany								     101
		Italy								     108
		Netherlands							     115
		Spain								     120
		United Kingdom							     127
		Other Western Europe						     133

	VI.	ASIA/PACIFIC							     140
		General								     140
		Tire Supply & Demand						     141
		Tire Market Outlook						     145
		Tire Production Capacity					     147
		Australia							     149
		China								     154
		India								     165
		Indonesia							     174
		Japan								     181
		Malaysia							     188
		South Korea							     195
		Taiwan								     202
		Thailand							     210
		Vietnam								     218
		Other Asia/Pacific						     224

	VII.	OTHER REGIONS							     233
		Central & South America						     233
		   General							     233
		   Tire Supply & Demand						     234
		   Tire Market Outlook						     237
		   Tire Production Capacity					     238
		   Brazil							     240
		   Other Central & South America				     247
		Eastern Europe							     256
		   General							     256
		   Tire Supply & Demand						     257
		   Tire Market Outlook						     260
		   Tire Production Capacity					     262
		   Czech Republic						     263
		   Poland							     270
		   Russia							     276
		   Other Eastern Europe						     283
		Africa/Mideast							     291
		   General							     291
		   Tire Supply & Demand						     292
		   Tire Market Outlook						     295
		   Tire Production Capacity					     296
		   Iran								     297
		   South Africa							     304
		   Turkey							     311
		   Other Africa/Mideast						     318

	VIII.	INDUSTRY STRUCTURE						     329
		General								     329
		Market Share & Industry Concentration				     330
		Acquisitions, Divestitures, & Industry Restructuring		     335
		Cooperative Agreements						     338
		Marketing & Distribution					     345
		Competitive Strategies						     346
		Research & Development						     348
		Company Profiles						     349
		   Aeolus Tyre Company Limited					     350
		   Apollo Tyres Limited						     351
		   Belshina OJSC						     354
		   Bridgestone Corporation					     355
		   CGS as							     363
		   Cheng Shin Rubber Industries Company Limited			     365
		   Continental AG						     367
		   Cooper Tire & Rubber Company					     372
		   Cordiant JSC							     375
		   Double Coin Holdings Limited					     377
		   Giti Tire Pte Limited					     378
		   Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company				     380
		   GTY Tire, see Continental and Yokohama Rubber
		   Hangzhou Zhongce Rubber Company Limited			     385
		   Hankook Tire Company Limited					     386
		   JK Tyre & Industries Limited					     389
		   Kumho Tire Company Incorporated				     390
		   Marangoni SpA						     393
		   Michelin Group						     395
		   MRF Limited							     403
		   NEXEN Tire Corporation					     404
		   Nokian Tyres plc						     406
		   Pirelli & C. SpA						     409
		   PT Gajah Tunggal Tbk						     415
		   Qingdao Doublestar Tire Industrial Company Limited		     417
		   Shandong Linglong Rubber Company Limited			     418
		   SIBUR-Russian Tyres OJSC, see Cordiant JSC
		   Sumitomo Rubber Industries Limited				     419
		   TATNEFT OAO							     423
		   Titan International Incorporated				     424
		   Toyo Tire & Rubber Company Limited				     426
		   Triangle Group Company Limited				     429
		   Xingyuan Group						     430
		   Yokohama Rubber Company Limited				     431
		Other Companies Mentioned in Study				     436


				      LIST OF TABLES

    TABLE NUMBER								    PAGE


		SECTION I -- EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
		Summary Table							       3

		SECTION II -- MARKET ENVIRONMENT
	1	World Gross Domestic Product by Region				      10
	2	World Population by Region					      13
	3	World Motor Vehicle Production					      16
	4	World Motor Vehicles in Use					      18
	5	World Gross Fixed Investment by Region				      21
	6	World Tire Pricing						      23

		SECTION III -- OVERVIEW
	1	World Tire Demand by Region					      34
	2	World Tire Production by Region					      38
	3	World Tire Production Capacity by Region, Year-End 2012		      41
	4	World Tire Net Exports by Region				      43
	5	World Tire Demand by Market					      44
	6	World Light Vehicle Tire Demand by Application & Region		      47
	7	World Medium & Heavy Vehicle Tire Demand by Application 
		   & Region							      50
	8	World Motorcycle Tire Demand by Application & Region		      54
	9	World Industrial & Other Tire Demand by Region			      56

		SECTION IV -- NORTH AMERICA
	1	North America: Tire Supply & Demand				      59
	2	North America: Tire Demand by Market				      62
	3	North America: Tire Production Capacity by Country, 
		   Year-End 2012						      64
	4	United States: Tire Supply & Demand				      67
	5	United States: Tire Demand by Market				      70
	6	United States: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012						      73
	7	Canada: Tire Supply & Demand					      76
	8	Canada: Tire Demand by Market					      78
	9	Canada: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012						      79
	10	Mexico: Tire Supply & Demand					      82
	11	Mexico: Tire Demand by Market					      84
	12	Mexico: Tire Production Capacity by Company, Year-End 2012	      85

		SECTION V -- WESTERN EUROPE
	1	Western Europe: Tire Supply & Demand				      89
	2	Western Europe: Tire Demand by Market				      92
	3	Western Europe: Tire Production Capacity by Country, 
		   Year-End 2012						      94
	4	France: Tire Supply & Demand					      97
	5	France: Tire Demand by Market					      99
	6	France: Tire Production Capacity by Company, Year-End 2012	     101
	7	Germany: Tire Supply & Demand					     104
	8	Germany: Tire Demand by Market					     106
	9	Germany: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012					             108
	10	Italy: Tire Supply & Demand					     111
	11	Italy: Tire Demand by Market					     113
	12	Italy: Tire Production Capacity by Company, Year-End 2012	     114
	13	Netherlands: Tire Supply & Demand				     117
	14	Netherlands: Tire Demand by Market				     119
	15	Netherlands: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012						     120
	16	Spain: Tire Supply & Demand					     123
	17	Spain: Tire Demand by Market					     125
	18	Spain: Tire Production Capacity by Company, Year-End 2012	     126
	19	United Kingdom: Tire Supply & Demand				     129
	20	United Kingdom: Tire Demand by Market				     131
	21	United Kingdom: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012						     132
	22	Other Western Europe: Tire Supply & Demand			     135
	23	Other Western Europe: Tire Demand by Market			     137
	24	Other Western Europe: Tire Production Capacity by Country 
		   & Company, Year-End 2012					     139

		SECTION VI -- ASIA/PACIFIC
	1	Asia/Pacific: Tire Supply & Demand				     143
	2	Asia/Pacific: Tire Demand by Market				     147
	3	Asia/Pacific: Tire Production Capacity by Country, 
		   Year-End 2012						     149
	4	Australia: Tire Supply & Demand					     152
	5	Australia: Tire Demand by Market				     154
	6	China: Tire Supply & Demand					     158
	7	China: Tire Demand by Market					     161
	8	China: Tire Production Capacity by Company, Year-End 2012	     164
	9	India: Tire Supply & Demand					     168
	10	India: Tire Demand by Market					     170
	11	India: Tire Production Capacity by Company, Year-End 2012	     173
	12	Indonesia: Tire Supply & Demand					     176
	13	Indonesia: Tire Demand by Market				     178
	14	Indonesia: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012						     181
	15	Japan: Tire Supply & Demand					     184
	16	Japan: Tire Demand by Market					     186
	17	Japan: Tire Production Capacity by Company, Year-End 2012	     188
	18	Malaysia: Tire Supply & Demand					     191
	19	Malaysia: Tire Demand by Market					     193
	20	Malaysia: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012						     195
	21	South Korea: Tire Supply & Demand				     198
	22	South Korea: Tire Demand by Market				     200
	23	South Korea: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012						     202
	24	Taiwan: Tire Supply & Demand					     205
	25	Taiwan: Tire Demand by Market					     207
	26	Taiwan: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012						     209
	27	Thailand: Tire Supply & Demand					     212
	28	Thailand: Tire Demand by Market					     214
	29	Thailand: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012						     217
	30	Vietnam: Tire Supply & Demand					     220
	31	Vietnam: Tire Demand by Market					     222
	32	Vietnam: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012						     224
	33	Other Asia/Pacific: Tire Supply & Demand			     227
	34	Other Asia/Pacific: Tire Demand by Market			     229
	35	Other Asia/Pacific: Tire Production Capacity by Country 
		   & Company, Year-End 2012					     231

		SECTION VII -- OTHER REGIONS
	1	Central & South America: Tire Supply & Demand			     236
	2	Central & South America: Tire Demand by Market			     238
	3	Central & South America: Tire Production Capacity 
		   by Country, Year-End 2012					     239
	4	Brazil: Tire Supply & Demand					     243
	5	Brazil: Tire Demand by Market					     245
	6	Brazil: Tire Production Capacity by Company, Year-End 2012	     247
	7	Other Central & South America: Tire Supply & Demand		     250
	8	Other Central & South America: Tire Demand by Market		     252
	9	Other Central & South America: Tire Production Capacity 
		   by Country & Company, Year-End 2012				     254
	10	Eastern Europe: Tire Supply & Demand				     258
	11	Eastern Europe: Tire Demand by Market				     261
	12	Eastern Europe: Tire Production Capacity by Country, 
		   Year-End 2012						     263
	13	Czech Republic: Tire Supply & Demand				     266
	14	Czech Republic: Tire Demand by Market				     268
	15	Czech Republic: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012						     269
	16	Poland: Tire Supply & Demand					     272
	17	Poland: Tire Demand by Market					     274
	18	Poland: Tire Production Capacity by Company, Year-End 2012	     275
	19	Russia: Tire Supply & Demand					     278
	20	Russia: Tire Demand by Market					     280
	21	Russia: Tire Production Capacity by Company, Year-End 2012	     282
	22	Other Eastern Europe: Tire Supply & Demand			     285
	23	Other Eastern Europe: Tire Demand by Market			     287
	24	Other Eastern Europe: Tire Production Capacity by Country 
		   & Company, Year-End 2012					     289
	25	Africa/Mideast: Tire Supply & Demand				     293
	26	Africa/Mideast: Tire Demand by Market				     296
	27	Africa/Mideast: Tire Production Capacity by Country, 
		   Year-End 2012						     297
	28	Iran: Tire Supply & Demand					     300
	29	Iran: Tire Demand by Market					     302
	30	Iran: Tire Production Capacity by Company, Year-End 2012	     304
	31	South Africa: Tire Supply & Demand				     307
	32	South Africa: Tire Demand by Market				     309
	33	South Africa: Tire Production Capacity by Company, 
		   Year-End 2012						     311
	34	Turkey: Tire Supply & Demand					     314
	35	Turkey: Tire Demand by Market					     316
	36	Turkey: Tire Production Capacity by Company, Year-End 2012	     318
	37	Other Africa/Mideast: Tire Supply & Demand			     321
	38	Other Africa/Mideast: Tire Demand by Market			     324
	39	Other Africa/Mideast: Tire Production Capacity by Country 
		   & Company, Year-End 2012					     326

		SECTION VIII -- INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
	1	World Tire Sales by Company, 2012				     332
	2	Selected Acquisitions & Divestitures				     337
	3	Selected Cooperative Agreements					     341


				      LIST OF CHARTS

    CHART NUMBER								    PAGE


		SECTION II -- MARKET ENVIRONMENT
	1	World Tire Pricing, 2002-2022					      23

		SECTION III -- OVERVIEW
	1	World Tire Demand by Region, 2012				      35
	2	Increase in Annual Tire Demand from 2012 to 2017 by Region	      35
	3	World Tire Demand: Projected 2012-2017 Annual Rate 
		   of Growth							      36
	4	World Tire Production by Region, 2012				      39
	5	World Tire Demand by Market, 2012				      45

		SECTION IV -- NORTH AMERICA
	1	North America: Tire Supply & Demand by Country, 2012		      60

		SECTION V -- WESTERN EUROPE
	1	Western Europe: Tire Supply & Demand by Country, 2012		      90

		SECTION VI -- ASIA/PACIFIC
	1	Asia/Pacific: Tire Supply & Demand by Country, 2012		     144

		SECTION VII -- OTHER REGIONS
	1	Eastern Europe: Tire Supply & Demand by Country, 2012		     259
	2	Africa/Mideast: Tire Supply & Demand by Country, 2012		     294

		SECTION VIII -- INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
	1	World Tire Market Share, 2012					     333





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