Automotive

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  • Yokohama will merge two U.S. subsidiaries

    Apr 18, 2014

    VERSAILLES, Ky.—The Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. will merge YH America Inc. and SAS Rubber Co., its two U.S. industrial product manufacturing and sales subsidiaries, into Yokohama Industries Americas Inc.

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  • Ex Bridgestone exec pleads guilty, three others indicted

    Apr 16, 2014

    TOLEDO, Ohio—One former Bridgestone Corp. executive has pleaded guilty for his alleged involvement in an international conspiracy to rig bids and fix prices for automotive anti-vibration rubber parts, according to a plea agreement filed in Toledo federal district court April 16.

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