RAYONG, Thailand (July 13, 2015) — China's Zhongce Rubber Group Co. Ltd. has commissioned production at its first overseas manufacturing unit, Zhongce Rubber (Thailand) Co. Ltd. in Rayong Province.
The tire maker also disclosed plans to add truck/bus radial production there as well.
Zhongce Rubber Group hosted a grand opening ceremony June 29 at the plant, located in the Amata City Industrial Park in Rayong near the port city of Pattaya, with more than 500 VIPs and guests in attendance.
The plant covers an area of more than 6.1 million square feet, according to the company, and opens with a rated capacity of 5 million passenger car and light truck tires a year. ZC Rubber has as yet not disclosed its investment in the facility nor the size of the workforce.