Breadcrumb Home News December 15, 2000 01:00 AM Despite an impending downturn predicted by automotive market analysts, belt supplier Bando Manufacturing of America is adding capacity to its Bowling Green, Ky., plant, said President Jim Blankenship, pictured at a recent auto industry conference. Tweet Share Share Email More Print Letter to the Editor Rubber & Plastics News wants to hear from its readers. If you want to express your opinion on a story or issue, email your letter to Editor Bruce Meyer at [email protected]. SIGN UP FOR FREE NEWSLETTERS Daily Newsmail (Weekdays) Breaking News (as Needed) Rubber in Automotive (Weekly) Silicone News (Bi-Weekly) Latex News (Monthly) Most Read Stories (Weekly) EMAIL ADDRESS Please enter a valid email address. Please enter your email address. Please select at least one newsletter to subscribe. View the discussion thread.