XINGTAI, China (June 27, 2012)—Trelleborg A.B. has opened a plant in Xingtai, Hebei Province, China, that primarily will make agricultural tires.
The site produces radial and bias tires for farming, forestry and agro-industrial applications, Trelleborg said. It will serve the needs of Trelleborg's partners by providing local supply to their Chinese facilities, as well as local manufacturers.
Trelleborg also has factories in China at Huizhou, Shanghai, Wuxi and Qingdao, The facilities produce the firm's line of engineered products ranging from marine systems, specialty components, industrial antivibration, agricultural tires, printing solutions and precision seals, among others.
Trelleborg also has development centers in Shanghai for sealing solutions and vibration damping, as well as several market offices to serve the domestic market.