Tire Retreading and Recycling
SIC 7534 & 5093 | NAICS 326212 & 423930
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Industry Analysis, Trends, Statistics, and Forecasts
Comprehensive market research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:
About Retreading / Beginner's Guide
http://www.retread.org/about / beginners-guide
Introductory sections provide an overview of production processes, types of products produced, and product applications, with production processes discussed including the pre-cure method in which precured tread is bonded to a buffed casing in a curing chamber and the mold-cure method in which unvulcanized rubber is applied to a buffed casing and heated in a mold to transfer the tread pattern.
Top 100 Retreaders
Annual MTD report ranks the top 100 retreaders in the U.S. based on the estimated amount of tread rubber used by each company, with information provided for each company including the number of production shops, the number of light truck, medium/heavy truck, off-the-road, and industrial retread tires produced, rubber used in millions of pounds, and retread system / production processes used.
Tire Retreading Market in the U.S.
Market research report analyzes the U.S. market for retread tires, with topics covered in the report including market size and forecast, imports and exports, truck market, market growth drivers and challenges, competitive landscape, and market share analysis, and key vendors profiled including Bridgestone Corp., Michelin Group, Maragoni, S.P.A., and Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company.
Rubber Manufacturers Association
Publications available from this trade association include:
U.S. Scrap Tire Market Report
Scrap Tire Publications
Recycling Research Institute
Information resources available from this organization include:
Scrap Tire News
Financial Benchmarking Data
Tire Retreading / Recycling
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Five-year financial statement analysis includes income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios, with data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level.
RMA Annual Statement Studies
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Annual financial statement analysis provides income statements, balance sheets, and financial ratios for companies that retread tires for commercial, industrial, and consumer vehicles using the pre-cure method in which pre-molded tread is bonded to a buffed casing or the mold-cure method in which unvulcanized rubber is applied to a buffed casing and heated in a mold to transfer the tread pattern.
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Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage rate data for selected job positions in this manufacturing sector such as plant manager, production manager, tire builder, retread mold operator, manufacturing technician, warehouse supervisor, and delivery truck driver, with employers for which compensation data is provided including Michelin North America, Inc. and Bridgestone Americas, Inc.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Annual survey provides hourly and annual wage data for personnel who operate equipment used to build tires from rubber components, with processes used in retreading tires including the pre-cure method in which pre-molded tread is bonded to a buffed casing and the mold-cure method in which unvulcanized rubber is applied to a buffed casing and heated in a mold to transfer the tread pattern.
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