ERJ staff report (DS)
Beijing – China’s Rubber Industry Association (CRIA) has issued its monthly report on the status of the industry covering the first eight months of 2012.
The report shows overall growth of some 3 percent year-on-year.
In the tyre industry, sales revenues increased by 3 percent; production of radial tyres increased by nearly 4 percent. The value of exports rose by 35 percent year on year, while volumes grew by 5 percent.
Other segments to be studied include cycle tyres; hose tapes; general…