USTMA anticipates tire shipment increase in 2020

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WASHINGTON—Buoyed by strong aftermarket demand for truck and bus tires, U.S. tire shipments are expected to increase slightly this year over 2019 to 333.2 million units, according to the latest forecast from the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association.

Aftermarket shipments of truck and bus tires are projected to rise 2.1 percent this year over last to 19.3 million units, the USTMA said without offering any explanation for its forecast.

 

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