Hankook Tire US sales grew
Hankook Tire America Corporation, Rancho Mirage, CA, USA, posted an increase of US sales of 22 % to USD 613 million.
Canadian sales were USD 77 million, bringing the total North American sales to USD 690 million. Hankook is committed to investing in manufacturing andtechnology.
The new plant in Hungary is expected to come on stream later this year and should produce a total of 1.3million radial passenger, light truck, truck and bus tyres in2007 with further growth to 5million tyres in2008.