China has emerged as one of the largest producers of high quality tires in the world. The country has many companies that produce highly standardized tires and related products that supply their wares all over the globe. Let us take a quick look at the top ten tire companies in China.
Zhongce Rubber Group Co., Ltd.
They have been making tires since 1958. Initially, they catered to local demand but over the years, they became one of the world's top tire suppliers. As of now, they have diversified their portfolio to include all kinds of TBR and PCR tires as well as heavy-duty construction vehicle tires.
They are an ISO9001 certified company with annual sales of nearly $4 billion. As of last year, the Zhongce Rubber Group Company, Ltd was ranked 10th amongst the top 75 global tire producers in the world. They are currently the number one tire producer in China. They export their products to many countries in the Americas, Oceania, Africa, Asia, and Europe.
Giti Tires made its first forays in the tire industry back in the mid-1950s. Currently, their revenues are in excess of $3 billion and they supply tires to over 130 countries via a staggering 70,000 point of sale tire outlets.
Giti Tires have a global manufacturing footprint with over 6 manufacturing plants in China alone along with other plants in the US, Indonesia, and Germany.
The company firmly believes that stagnation sounds the death knell for every industry. This is why it has research and development (R&D) plants all over the world, where top engineers aim to create the most reliable, durable, and safe products available today.
Sailun Jinyu Group Co., Ltd
Sailun Group Co., LTD. was founded nearly two decades back as China’s very first “A” listed private tire company. The SailunGroup has successfully integrated tire research and development with their production, sales, and service centers.
The Group has an annual operating income that exceeds 13 billion RMB (roughly $2 Billion). The company employers over 11,000 industrious workers who work in multiple shifts to create tires that move the world.
They have an extensive sales networksfor their products and they have created logistics hubs in Germany,Canada, and other countries to better serve their clientele. Sailun’s annual production capacities include40 million PCR tires,5.4 million TBR tires, and over 60k tons of OTR tires
Shandong Ling long Tire Co., Ltd.
Shandong Linglong Tire Co., Ltd. is located in Zhaoyuan, Shandong. This globe-straddling conglomerate. hasnearly 18,000 employees scattered all over the world and it generates $2.44 billion in sales (USD) every year. The company has five tire manufacturing plants in China, one in Thailand and it recently launched another plant in Serbia in 2019.
The company was founded in 1975 to supply the ever-increasing global demand for tires. They started off with high-tech PCRs or performance passenger car radial tires and expanded their range to include LTR or light truck radialtires, bus radial (TBR) tires along with heavy-duty all-steel radial large truck tires.
Doublestar Group Co., Ltd.
DoubleStar is a nearly century-old company. It is the only state-owned listed tire company in all of Shandong Province. It currently holds the chair of the tire branch of the CBIA (China Rubber Industry Association).
Doublestar is one of the very first companies Chinese to harness the “Industry 4.0”smart factoryconceptin the global tire industry. The company cultivated and embraced the smart industrial logistics,smart equipment, and smart cyclic utilization of all wasted rubber and associated products.
As of now, the company is known as the leader of the ‘Chinese Intelligent Tire Manufacturing Industry."Doublestaris also the controlling shareholder of the Kumho Tire brand, which effectively makes it one of China's largest tire companies. It is currently counted amongst the world's Top 10 tire producers as well.
Xing yuan Tire Group Co., Ltd.
The Xingyuan Tires Group is centrally located in Guangrao, Dongyingon, China. It was formed in 1994 and since the time of its inception, the company is focused on harnessing the power of modern technology to seek continuous and sustainable development in its industry.
Currently, the group boasts a per annum output of approximately 5.8 million all-steel truck radial tires and employs over 7,000 individuals. Some of the company's leading brands include Amberstone, National Treasure, and Annite. The company is ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certified.
It also holds the European ECE certification andthe U.S. DOT certification amongst several other certifications from all over the world.
Triangle Tire Co., Ltd.
The company was founded in 1976, and it has nearly 45 years of experience in making and selling high-quality tires to its customers all over the world. It has always strived to work with state of the art technologies to ensure that it gives its customers the most advanced solutions possible.
The company prides itself on its research and development backbone. In fact, their R&D focus has allowed them to not just meet the demands of their global customer base but also delight them with their cutting edge innovations.
The Triangle group produces over 900 different types of radial tires in almost 300 sizes with an annual production of over 14 million units. They also offer OEM (original equipment manufacturers) tires to some of the most well known automobile makers in the world.
Double Coin Holdings Ltd.
The Double Coin tire brand stands out for its performance, quality, safety, and its exceptional value for money. The company offers a highly innovative TBR and OTR tires product line. They have a very strong support network and provide a seven-year warranty for all of their products.
Their products are made to very stringent quality control standards and for this reason, many original equipment manufacturers prefer the Double Coin brand for all of their tire needs.
Aeolus Tire Co., Ltd.
Aeolus Tyresis amongst the top 20 tire makers in the world thanks to its 5.5 million units annual production capacity. Over the years, the company has carved an enviable reputation for making very reliable and long lasting truck tires, agricultural tires, as well as tires for heavy-duty earth-moving equipment. These are sectors that put tremendous emphasis on reliability and durability.
Apart from the above, they also manufacture passenger vehicle tires. Their products have the same core features. That is, they include reliability, long life, and a highly competitive price.
GuizhouTyre Co., Ltd.
This company was founded in 1958 and was subsequently restructured into a newly listed company in 1996. They mainly produceOTR tires, truck and passenger car tires, agricultural machinery (AM) tires, as well as tires for the mining industry.
Their key brands are Advance, Samson, Chinhoo, Tornado, and Jingangbrands. Guizhou has an extremely large portfolio of products that consists of over 3,000 specifications and models. With so many products to their name, GuizhouTyresare amongst the largest high quality tire makers in China.