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Capital Spending Trends


Updated September 2011



CompanyCapital Spending
($ millions)
% Change
(vs. 2009)
% Sales
Bridgestone 2,079.00 2.5% 6.4%
Tire Division 1,818.30 1.8% 6.7%
Continental 1,717.10 60.7% 5.0%
Tire Division 603.30 90.7% 6.3%
Group Michelin 1,457.00 63.7% 6.1%
Goodyear Tire 944.00 26.5% 5.0%
Hankook Tire 812.80 157.1% 16.2%
Pirelli & C. 573.60 92.4% 8.9%
Tire Division 536.40 -23.9% 8.5%
Cheng Shin / Maxxis Intl. 480.40 -39.0% 14.3%
Sumitomo 397.00 4.3% 5.8%
Tire Division 352.70 3.2% 6.0%
Toyo Tire 320.90 124.2% 9.5%
Tire Division 298.90 149.0% 12.0%
Yokohama 287.80 42.7% 4.8%
MRF Ltd. 142.40 104.7% 8.1%
Cooper Tire 119.70 50.9% 3.3%
JK Tyre 116.80 9.7% 9.0%
Kumho Tire 103.00 9.4% 4.4%
Nexen Tire 101.20 N.A.% 8.4%
Nokian Tyres 49.70 -41.0% 3.5%
Titan Int'l 28.90 -26.8% 3.3%


Note: Percent changes calculated in original reporting currency