NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 11)—Firestone Agricultural Tire Division will build a state-of-the-art global distribution center in Des Moines, Iowa. The company will break ground on the 850,000-sq.-ft. warehouse in the spring, with completion slated for 2004, Bridgestone/Firestone said. The warehouse will distribute products to more than 70 countries worldwide. Cost of the distribution center wasn't disclosed. Firestone Agricultural Tires Division manufactures and markets tires for agricultural, forestry and industrial uses throughout North and South America and exports its products globally.