REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio — All of Kenda Rubber Industrial Co. Ltd.'s tire plants across the globe are operating and shipping products to the company's original equipment and aftermarket customers in the Americas, according to its U.S. subsidiary, Kenda Tire USA Inc.
Taiwan-based Kenda operates two plants each in China and Vietnam and one plant each in Indonesia and Taiwan.
Kenda Tire USA said it is operating with state-mandated guidelines in all U.S. locations, "to prioritize our employee and customers' health and safety," in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
All employees who are able to work remotely are doing that, Kenda said, to assure social distancing.
Kenda also said it is supplying masks to various areas of need in Europe and Asia, and is "working in local communities in the US near our facilities to supply support and aid too."