Step into the market of motorcycle and scooter tires
Continental AG, Hanover, recently concluded an agreement with Metro Tyres Ltd, New Delhi, on the production and marketing of motorcycle and scooter tires in India.
Under the terms of the agreement, Metro Tyres, the Indian market leader for bicycle tires, will receive technical assistance from the German company for the production of tires for motorized two-wheelers. The specific tires will then be sold as Continental brand tires on the Indian market. The number of tires to be manufactured under licence is to grow steadily from 300,000 units in 2003 to 1.5 Mio units in 2007.
With this agreement Continental has managed to penetrate Indias vast two-wheel tire market, with annual unit sales in the order of 22 million (original equipment and replacement business).
The Continental Corporation is a major supplier of brake systems, chassis components, vehicle electronics, tires and technical rubber products. Worldwide the company had around 65,000 employees on its payroll in 2001 and took in 11.2 billion in sales.
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Mark Harris contributes and publishes news editorial to http://www.the-scooters-report.com.
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