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  • Commerce adjusts rates

    WASHINGTON—The U.S. Department of Commerce has made slight adjustments on some of its antidumping and countervailing duty calculations on Chinese passenger and light truck tires, according to an Aug. 10 Federal Register notice.Shandong...

  • Linglong, Horizon take dispute to court

    AKRON—Chinese tire maker Shandong Linglong Tire and U.S. importer/distributor Horizon Tire are suing each other over breach of contract issues involving orders of Linglong- and Crosswind-brand tires.

  • Liberty Tire closes fire-damaged plant

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.óLiberty Tire Recycling officially has closed the Louisville tire recycling plant that was damaged in a fire last November. According to a company statement issued Aug. 19, Liberty Tire worked with the state of Kentucky on the...

  • ITC releases final report on China duties

    WASHINGTON—The U.S. International Trade Commission has issued its final report on countervailing, antidumping decisions for Chinese passenger and light truck tires—one week ahead of the statutory deadline.

  • China tire imports drop, but still on top

    WASHINGTON—At first glance, trade statistics for the first six months of 2015 appear to show that the imposition of import duties on Chinese consumer tires achieved to a great extent what the action's petitioner envisaged—imports from ...

  • TrelleborgVibracoustic moves closer to IPO

    TRELLEBORG, Sweden—Trelleborg is progressing plans for an initial public offering of Trelleborg Vibracoustic, its 50-50 joint venture with Freudenberg for automotive anti-vibration parts.