BFGoodrich Tires has launched its truck and bus tyres in the Middle East and Africa. The range includes highway, regional and on/off-road applications. According to the company, BFGoodrich will initially offer the Route Control tyre for regional and highway use and the Cross Control for on- and off-road use. The Route Control will be available in 14 sizes and the Cross Control will be available in five sizes. Both are mainly manufactured in Europe.
Commenting on the news, Shantanu Deshpande, marketing director truck and bus tyres for Michelin in Africa, India and the Middle East, said: “BFGoodrich is delighted to bring its truck and bus tire offering to the Middle East and Africa markets, which play an important part in our global growth story. By introducing the BFGoodrich truck and bus tyre line in the region, we are confident to meet the growing needs of local truck and bus customers who demand international quality, reliable and robust tyres at an affordable price.”