Global and China Tire Industry Report, 2012-2013
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The report highlights the followings:
Global Automobile Industry and Market
China Automobile Market
Global Tire Market and Industry
China Tire Market and Industry
27 Tire Producers

In 2012, the global tire market size approximated USD185.8 billion, up 2.6% from a year earlier. The estimation shows that the growth rate in 2013 will be no more than 0.5%. In 2012, the global tire shipment reached roughly 1.461 billion units, of which, the OE tire for PLT use grew by 6%, for RT use dropped by 4%, for CV declined by 5%, and the RT tire decreased by 4%. In Europe, the shipment of OE tire for PLT use dived by 4%, and that of RT tire dropped by 10%, for CV declined by 4%, and the shipment of RT tire slumped by 10%; in North America, the shipment of OE tire for PLT use increased by 16%, that of RT tire declined by 2%, OE tire for CV surged by 2%, and the shipment of RT tire dropped by 2%; in Asia, the shipment of OE tire for PLT use grew by 11%, and that of RT tire rose by 2%, OE tire for CV declined by 9%, and the shipment of RT tire decreased by 6%; in South America, the shipment of OE tire for CV dropped by 30% as a result of the sluggish economic situation in Brazil.

In spite of sluggish market, the tire enterprises have enjoyed excellent performance, due to the fact that the cost of NR and SR, which are raw materials of tire industry, took a sharp decline. By the way, NR and SR make up around 50-60% raw materials cost of tire industry. In 2011-2012, the new NR capacities poured into the market, leading to continuing fall of prices. In 2012Q2, the NR was priced at USD5,225/ton, while the figure in 2012Q4 dropped to USD2,998/ton, down 43%; in 2011Q3, SR was priced at USD4,021/ton, while the figure in 2012Q4 declined by 18% to USD3,309/ton. Due to the market demand at low ebb as well as the oversupply of NR, there is little possibility that the prices will rebound. And it is estimated that the prices in 2013 will linger at a low level or even see further drop.  

In 2012, the global tire enterprises saw a substantial increase in profit. And the gross profit of 41 Chinese tire companies surged by 62.8%. The increase of profit enabled global tire enterprises to stage an investment upsurge amid the market downturn which features relatively low investment cost. In order to get closer to raw materials bases and to cut down cost, Southeast Asia has become the first choice for industrial players.       

Four Japanese tire tycoons including Bridgestone, Sumitomo Rubber, Yokohama and Toyo all made investments in Southeast Asia in 2012. In particular, the first three ones made their investment in Thailand, while the last one invested in Malaysia. And the Europe-based Pirelli made the investment in Indonesia. And the Chinese counterparts are also joining in the league to invest in overseas. The initiator came to Sailun Group, followed by Hangzhou Zhongce Rubber, Triangle Tire and Linlong which established their production bases in Southeast Asia.

Other investment attractions include emerging economies. Since China has an extraordinarily robust demand for luxury cars, leading European tire makers including Michelin and Continental are intensifying their investment in Greater China. In addition, Continental lavished USD71 million to take over India-based Modipuram, while Pirelli invested in Russia.

 Revenue of World’s Top 20 Tire Vendors, 2010-2012 (USD mln)
1. Global Automobile Industry 

2. Global Automobile Market 

3. China Automobile Market
3.1 Overview of Automobile Market 
3.2 Passenger Vehicle Market 
3.3 Commercial Vehicle Market 
3.4 Automobile Market Pattern 

4. Global Tire Market
4.1 Global Tire Market Size 
4.2 Global Tire Market by Region
4.3 Ranking of Global Tire Vendors
4.4 Tire Market in America
4.4.1 Tire Market Size
4.4.2 Tire Market by Size
4.4.3 Market Share of Tire Vendors
4.4.4 Market Share of American OTR Tire Market 
4.5 Tire Market in India 
4.5.1 Indian Automobile Market 
4.5.2 Indian Tire Market and Industry 
4.5.3 Market Share of Indian Automobile Tire Market 
4.6 China Tire Market and Industry 
4.6.1 Market Size 
4.6.2 Industry Size 
4.6.3 Tire Output by Region
4.6.4 Tire Export 
4.6.5 All-Steel Radial Tire Industry
4.6.6 Market Share of Tire Vendors
4.6.7 Revenue, Output and Profit of Top 10 Chinese Tire Vendors 
4.6.8 Overseas Investment of China Automobile Tire Industry 
4.6.9 Retrospect and Prospect of China Automobile Tire Industry 

5. Major Tire Vendors Worldwide 
5.1 Michelin
5.2 Bridgestone
5.3 Goodyear
5.4 Continental
5.5 Sumitomo Rubber Group
5.6 Pirelli
5.7 Yokohama Rubber
5.8 Hankook
5.9 Cooper
5.10 Kumho Tire
5.11 Toyo Tire &Rubber
5.12 Apollo Tires
5.13 MRF
5.15 Cheng Shin Tire
5.16 Hangzhou Zhongce Rubber
5.17 Triangle Tire
5.18 Linglong Tire
5.19 Aeolus Tire
5.20 Double Coin
5.21 Guizhou Tire
5.22 Qingdao Double Star
5.23 Xingyuan
5.24 Sailun Group
5.25 Giti Tire
5.26 Yongsheng Rubber
Global Automobile Output, 2010-2015
Global Output of PLT and CV, 2010-2015 
Global Automobile Output by Region, 2011-2013 
Global Automobile Sales Volume by Region, 2012 
Sales Volume of Global Top 12 Automobile Brands, 2012 
Automobile Sales Volume in China, 2001-2012 
Automobile Growth Rate by Model, 2008-2012 
Monthly Sales Volume of Passenger Cars in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of Sedans in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of SUVs in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of MPVs in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of Minibuses in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Market Share of Auto Models Made in Different Countries by Sales Volume, Jan. 2009-Dec.2012 
Sedan Sales Volume by Displacement, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of Commercial Van in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of Heavy-Duty Commercial Van in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of Small-Sized Commercial Van in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of Light-Duty Commercial Van in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of Mini-Commercial Van in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of Buses in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of Large-sized Buses in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of Medium-sized Buses in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Monthly Sales Volume of Light-duty Buses in China, Jan.2009-Dec.2012
Ranking of Passenger Car by Sales Volume, 2011 vs.2012
Global Tire Market Size, 2002-2013 
Global Tire Market Distribution by Type, 2008-2010
Global Automobile Tire Shipment, 2011-2012 
Global PLT Tire Output by Region, 2012 
Global PLT Tire Demand by Region, 2012
Shipment of RT Tire for PLT Use by Region, 2011-2012 
Shipment of RT Tire for CV Use by Region, 2011-2012
Revenue of the World’s Top 20 Tire Vendors, 2010-2012 
Operating Margin of the World’s Top Tire Vendors, 2011-2012 
Tire Sales Volume in America by Channel, 2011
Shipment of Passenger Car OE and Replacement Tire in America, 2004-2012 
Shipment of Light-Truck OE and Replacement Tire in America, 2004-2012
Shipment of Medium-Truck OE and Replacement Tire in America, 2004-2012
LT-METRIC Replacement Tire in America by Size, 2010-2011 
LT-METRIC OE Tire in America by Size, 2010-2011 
Market Share of 33 Vendors in American P-Metric Replacement Market, 2010-2011
Market Share of 31 Vendors in American LT-METRIC Replacement Market, 2010-2011
Market Share of 20 Vendors in American Medium Truck Replacement Market, 2010-2011
Market Share of Major Companies in (H-Rated & Above) Replacement Market , 2010-2011
Market Share of Leading OTR Bias Vendors in America , 2010-2011
Market Share of Leading OTR Radial Tire Vendors in America, 2010-2011 
Downstream Distribution of Indian Tire Market, 2010-2013 
Major Tire Projects Completed/Scheduled for Completion, 2010-2013
Market Share of Leading Passenger Car Tire Vendors in India, 2012 
Market Share of Leading Light Commercial Vehicle Tire Vendors in India, 2012
Market Share of Leading Truck Tire Vendors in India, 2012
China Automobile Tire Market Size, 2005-2013 
Automobile Tire OE and Replacement Market Size of China, 2005-2013 
China Automobile Tire Output, 2003-2012 
Radial Tire Proportion in Auto Tire of China, 2003-2012 
China Radial Tire Output, 2005-2012 
Export Volume of China Auto Tire, 2005-2012 
Export Value of China Auto Tire, 2005-2012
China All-Steel Radial Tire Output, 2005-2012 
Market Share of Leading Sedan OE Tire Vendors in China, 2010  
Market Share of Leading Sedan OE Tire Vendors in China, 2011
Market Share of Leading Sedan OE Tire Vendors in China, 2012
Market Share of Leading Cross Passenger Car Tire Vendors in China, 2011
Market Share of Leading Heavy-duty Tire Vendors in China, 2011
Top 10 Tire Makers in China by Revenue and Total Profit, 2007 
Output of China’s Top 10 Tire Makers, 2008-2010
Profit of China’s Top 10 Tire Makers, 2008-2010
Revenue and Operating Margin of Michelin, 2004-2012
Operating Profit Diagram of Michelin, 2011-2012
Revenue of Michelin by Region, 2008-2012 
Shipment of Michelin by Size, 2012 
Operating Expenses of Michelin, 2012
Raw Material Cost Structure of Michelin, 2012 
Quarterly Output and Selling Price of Michelin, 2011Q1-2012Q4
Revenue of Michelin by Division, 2009-2012
Operating Margin of Michelin by Division, 2009-2012 
Application of Michelin’s Tire in Auto Models Made in China
Revenue and Operating Margin of Bridgestone, 2004-2013
Revenue of Bridgestone by Region, 2004-2012
Operating Profit Diagram of Bridgestone, 2012 
Tire Output of Bridgestone Worldwide, 2006-2010
Bridgestone’s Plants Worldwide 
Presence of Bridgestone in China 
Revenue, Assets and Workforce of Bridgestone by Branch, 2008-2010  
Revenue and Operating Margin of Goodyear, 2004-2012
Sales Volume of Goodfyear, 2007-2013 
Revenue of Goodyear by Business, 2012 
Revenue of Goodyear by Region, 2008-2012 
Operating Margin of Goodyear by Region, 2008-2012 
Sales Proportion of Goodyear’s Replacement Tire by Region, 2006-2012 
Sales Volume of Goodyear by Region, 2006-2012 
Tire Sales Volume of Goodyear in New Vehicle and After-Sale Markets, 2006-2012 
Tire Application of Goodyear in China 
Revenue and Business of Germany-based Continental by Region, 2008-2012 
Tire Brands Listing of Continental
Revenue of Continental from Tire Business by Region, 2011-2012 
Regional PLT Tire Capacity of Continental beyond Europe, 2012
Regional PLT Tire Capacity of Continental in Europe, 2012 
CV Tire Capacity of Continental by Region, 2012 
PLT Tire Sales Volume of Continental, 2007-2012
CV Tire Sales Volume of Continental, 2007-2012
Revenue and Operating Margin of Sumitomo Rubber Group, 2003-2012
Revenue of Sumitomo Rubber Group by Region, 2007-2012
Revenue of Sumitomo Rubber Group by Product, 2007-2012
Operating Profit of Sumitomo Rubber Group by Product, 2007-2012 
Sales Volume of Sumitomo Rubber Group in After-Sale Market by Region, 2006-2013 
Capacity of Sumitomo Rubber Group by Plant, 2006-2011 
Tire Output and Capacity Utilization of Sumitomo Rubber Group, 2006-2013 
Output and Capacity Utilization of Sumitomo Rubber Group, 2006-2013 
Application of Sumitomo Rubber Group’s Tire Products in China 
Revenue and Operating Margin of Pirelli, 2006-2012
EBIT of Pirelli
Revenue of Pirelli by Business, 2006-2012 
Raw Material Cost of Pirelli, 2012 
Revenue of Pirelli by Product, 2012
Revenue of Pirelli by Region, 2012
Workforce of Pirelli by Region, 2012 
Global Presence of Pirelli
Sales Value and Operating Margin of Yokohama Rubber, FY2006-FY2012 
Revenue of Yokohama Rubber by Product, FY2007-FY2012 
Revenue of Yokohama Rubber by Region, 2006-2012
Capacity of Yokohama Rubber Worldwide, 2009-2014
Revenue and Operating Margin of Hankook, 2003-2012 
Sales Value and Operating Margin of Hankook, 2010Q2-2012Q4
Output of Hankook, 2010Q2-2011Q3
Sales Value and Operating Margin of Hankook in South Korea, 2010Q2-2012Q4
Sales Value and Operating Margin of Hankook in China, 2010Q2-2012Q4
Sales Value and Operating Margin of Hankook in Hungary, 2010Q2-2012Q4
Output of Hankook by Region, 2005-2013
Revenue and Cost of Hankook, 2012 
Sales Value of Hankook by Region, 2012Q3/Q4
Sales Value of Hankook’s UHPT by Region, 2012Q3/Q4
NR/SR Prices, 2010Q3-2012Q4
OE Supporting Vehilce Models of Hankook
Revenue and Operating Margin of Cooper, 2004-2012
Revenue of Cooper by Region, 2006-2012 
Sales of COOPER by Product, 2012 
Revenue and Operating Margin of Kumho Tire, 2005-2012
Capacity Distribution of Kumho Tire
Shipment and ASP of Kumho Tire, 2009-2013 
Capacity Utilization of Kumho Tire’s Tianjin Factory, 2011Q1-2012Q4
Revenue and Operating Margin of Toyo Tire &Rubber, FY2005-FY2013
Revenue of Toyo Tire &Rubber by Region, 2007-2012
Output of Toyo Tire &Rubber, FY2008-FY2012 
Revenue and Operating Margin of Apollo Tyres, FY2007-FY2013
Sales of Apollo Tyres by Product, FY2012
Output and EBITDA of Apollo Tyres, FY2007-FY2011
Sales and Capacity of Apollo Tyres by Region, FY2012
Revenue and Profit of MRF, FY2005-FY2012
Distribution of Plants under MRF
Revenue and Operating Margin of Nokian, 2004-2012
Sales of Nokian by Destination, 2012 
Sales of Nokian by Region, 2012 
Raw Materials Consumption of Nokian, 2012 
Revenue of Nokian in Russia and CIS, 2003-2012
Revenue and Operating Margin of Cheng Shin Tire, 2003-2012
Brief Introduction to Plants under Cheng Shin Tire
Revenue of Cheng Shin Tire by Region, 2011-2012
Revenue of Cheng Shin Tire by Product, 2012 
Application of Cheng Shin Tire in China-Made Auto Models 
Revenue and Operating Margin of Hangzhou Zhongce Rubber, 2007-2012
Revenue and Output of Hangzhou Zhongce Rubber, 2007-2012
Revenue and Operating Margin of Triangle Tire, 2007-2012
Revenue and Output of Triangle Tire, 2007-2012
Revenue and Operating Margin of Linglong Tire, 2007-2011
Revenue and Output of Linglong Tire, 2007-2011
Revenue and Operating Margin of Aeolus Tire, 2006-2012
Equity Structure of Aeolus Tire
Engineering Tire Market Share of Aeolus Tire, 2004-2010
Revenue and Operating Margin of Double Coin, 2005-2012 
Organization Structure of Shanghai Tire & Rubber
Revenue and Operating Margin of Guizhou Tire, 2006-2012
Revenue and Operating Margin of Qingdao Double Star, 2004-2012 
Revenue and Operating Margin of Xingyuan, 2007-2012 
Capacity, Output and Sales Volume of All-Steel Radial Tire of Xingyuan, 2009-2012 
Operating Margin of Sailun Group, 2009-2013 
Revenue of Sailun Group by Product, 2009-2014E
Gross Profit of Sailun Group by Product, 2009-2014E
Revenue and Operating Income of Giti Tire, 2006-2011

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