ERJ staff report (TB)
Mount Vernon, Illinois – Continental Tire the Americas L.L.C. plans to boost capacity for truck tires at its Mount Vernon plant by mid-2015 as part of a $129 million investment at the sprawling car and truck tire manufacturing complex in southern Illinois, reports Bruce Davis of Tire Business.
The project will boost annual capacity to â€œmore thanâ€ 3 million units – including new building capacity for wide-base single truck tires – and create more than 100 jobs, Conti said.
The company declined to be…