Tyre manufacturer BFGoodrich is entering the UK and Ireland truck tyre markets from January next year. The company, known for its off-road specialism, sells more than 1.6 million tyres a year to the CV market in all territories across the world except Europe. Guy Heywood, commercial director at BFGoodrich for the UK and Ireland, said: “This is one of the most significant new brand launches into the commercial vehicle tyre market for years.” From next year it will offer its […]
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