MOSCOW (March 4)—The Russian tire maker Nizhnekamskshina has bought radial car tire building equipment from Pirelli S.p.A. together with a license to build 14- to 17-inch car tires. The company expects its new production unit to start operations in 2003. Nizhnekamskshina is considered one of Russia's two largest tire makers, with a daily capacity for more than 34,000 tires a day.
Nizhnekamskshina to make radial passenger tires
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