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Toyo to expand U.S., Malaysian tire plants

HYOGO, Japan — Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd. is planning to expand tire production capacity in the U.S. and Malaysia, and is considering additional capacity expansions at new and/or existing plants to fulfill its growth expectations.


USW challenges Kumho position on unionization

PITTSBURGH — The United Steelworkers union is raising concerns with South Korea President Moon Jae-in about Kumho Tire Co. Ltd.'s actions toward its workers in the U.S. ahead of an upcoming National Labor Relations Board vote at Kumho's Macon, Ga., plant.