Who is Sumitomo tires made by?
Sumitomo tires are manufactured by the Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd., a subsidiary of the Sumitomo Group, one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world.
Are Sumitomo tires made by Michelin?
No. Sumitomo belongs to the Japanese conglomerate, the Sumitomo Group. It owns the brands Dunlop and Falken. On the other hand, Michelin’s brand portfolio consists of tires from Kleber, Uniroyal-Goodrich, SASCAR, Camso and of course, Michelin.
Are Sumitomo tires made in China?
According to ERJ’s Global Tire Report 2021, Sumitomo Rubber operates two production facilities in China. Operational since 2004, the company’s Changshu City facility in Jiangsu manufactures 7.2 kilotonnes per month of passenger car and light vehicle radial tires (PCR) as well as truck and bus radial tires.