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Title: Tire Price Increases for the New Year
Post by: 02JEEPX on December 14, 2011, 11:30:46 AM
Falken Tire Corp. has informed its dealers that it will be increasing passenger and light truck/SUV tire prices by up to 5%, with some inline adjustments.

The increase, the 103rd announced industry-wide for North America this year, will be effective Jan. 1, 2012.
Title: Re: Tire Price Increases for the New Year
Post by: 02JEEPX on December 15, 2011, 11:59:25 AM
Effective Jan. 1, 2012, prices on all passenger and light truck/SUV tires sold by Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. will go up \"to a weighted average of 6%.\"
 
The increase marks the 104th tire price increase targeting the U.S. and Canada announced in 2011.
Title: Re: Tire Price Increases for the New Year
Post by: 02JEEPX on December 28, 2011, 10:54:14 AM
And a couple that have already taken place:
Manufacturer Price Increases
Cooper, Mastercraft, Starfire    Consumer    up to 5%    12/1
Kumho    Consumer/Commercial    up to 8%    12/1
Toyo    Consumer/Commercial    up to 6%    1/1
Carlisle    Consumer/Commercial    up to 5%    2/1
Title: Re: Tire Price Increases for the New Year
Post by: 02JEEPX on February 06, 2012, 10:55:15 AM
Yokohama Tire Corp. announced its second price increase of 2012, this one for its consumer tires sold in the U.S.

As of Mar. 1, prices on all of Yokohama’s passenger and light truck/SUV tires will increase by up to 8%. In-line adjustments will also be made, but at a later date, the tiremaker said.

As of Feb. 1, Yokohama jumped commercial tire prices by up to 8%. The new consumer tire increase follows a Nov. 1, 2011, increase of up to 8% on Yokohama passenger and light truck/SUV tires.