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WASHINGTON, DC, December 4, 2015 – Total US tire shipments are projected to reach 312 million units in 2015, according to the latest forecast by Rubber Manufacturers Association, the national trade association for tire manufacturers in the US.
Passenger original equipment, light truck replacement and medium/heavy truck original equipment and replacement shipments are expected to increase in 2015. Light truck original equipment and passenger replacement tire shipments are projected to decrease.
RMA 2015 Projected Tire Shipments
|2014 – Final||2015 Forecast||% Change||Units +/(-)|
|Original Equipment Tires|
|Note: All shipments in millions. Figures are rounded.|
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The Rubber Manufacturers Association is the national trade association for tire manufacturers that produce tires in the U.S. All RMA press releases are available at www.rma.org.