Below is a list of our members.
On 1 April 2018 the Retread manufacturers’ Association joined forces with the BTMA to build a stronger platform to represent retread manufacturing in the UK. View BTMA Retread Manufacturers.
Apollo Vredestein (UK) Ltd, part of the global Apollo Tyres group of companies, has it’s head office in the Indian city of Gurgaon. Apollo is a young, dynamic company that takes pride in it’s unique identity. We design, manufacture and sell high quality tyres under the Apollo and Vredestein brand names through an extensive network of business partners in the UK, mainland Europe and North America. Our Vredestein brand is over 100 years old and has premium brand recognition in the industry. Our product ranges include car, agricultural and industrial applications and bicycle. Many of our car tyres are designed by the Italian design house Giugiaro.
Bridgestone UK is part of Bridgestone Corporation – the biggest tyre and rubber manufacturer in the world – and we sell tyres and other products across the whole of the United Kingdom. We are dedicated to delivering some of the highest levels of safety, reliability and performance, whatever the conditions and wherever your journey may lead. We employ over 140.000 people around the world, operate 178 plants in 25 nations and sell products in more than 150 countries. One in five vehicles in the world drives on Bridgestone tyres. “Serving Society with Superior Quality” has been our mission since Shojiro Ishibashi founded Bridgestone in 1931.
Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent, and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2018, Continental generated sales of €44.4 billion and currently employs more than 244,000 people in 60 countries and markets.Read More
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Europe Ltd, a subsidiary of the Cooper Tire & Rubber Company of Findlay, Ohio, USA, has more than a century’s experience at the leading edge of tyre technology. Cooper produces a full range of tyres for passenger car and 4×4 applications under the Cooper and Avon brand names, together with Avon motorcycle and motorsport tyres. Cooper and Avon motorsport tyres are supplied to over 150 championships around the world, including the FiA World Rallycross Championship, British GT Championship, Caterham race series, Lotus on Track and a number of others including hillclimb and historic race championships. For more information visit www.coopertire.com or www.avontyres.com
For over 100 years Dunlop Aircraft Tyres has respresented excellence in the aviation industry and is today the World’s only specialist manufacturer and retreader of aircraft tyres. With over 500 approvals Dunlop Aircraft Tyres can supply tyres for over 300 different types of civil and military aircraft. Dunlop Aircraft Tyres is committed to providing operators around the globe with new or retreaded aircraft tyres of the highest quaility and customer service of the highest standard. Tel: 0121 384 8800
Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. It employs around 69,000 people and manufactures its products in 50 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. In the UK and Ireland, Goodyear Dunlop is based at its TyreFort headquarters in Birmingham and operates a manufacturing facility in Wolverhampton. Twice a recipient of the UK & Ireland Top Employers Award, the company continues to win accolades for its industry leading products from the likes of Auto Express, Evo and Which? magazines.
Hankook is one of the world’s largest and fastest growing tyre manufacturers for innovative, high-quality and high-performance radial tyres for passenger cars, light trucks, SUVs, RVs, trucks, and buses as well as motorsports (circuit racing/rallies). Hankook were first introduced into the UK in the early 1980’s and since then the company has progressively built a level of brand awareness and reputation for quality equalling that of many longer established brands. Internationally leading car manufacturers rely on tyres made by Hankook for their original equipment.
Michelin is proud to have been manufacturing tyres in the UK since 1927. Michelin has been responsible for many of the tyre industry’s greatest developments, and it uses this approach to innovation to create premium products that enhance safety, fuel economy, longevity and pleasure. Michelin is committed to improving sustainable mobility for all. To this end it makes tyres for all types of vehicles including cars, buses, lorries, aircraft, earthmovers, agricultural vehicles, motorbikes and bicycles. It also publishes world-renowned maps, guides and road atlases. Michelin is present in more than 170 countries, has more than 110,000 employees and operates 67 production plants across the world.
Pirelli is among the main tyre makers globally and world leader in the Premium segment, with high technological content. Founded in 1872, it has a presence in over 160 countries, with 22 manufacturing facilities on four continents and 38,000 employees. Pirelli has been involved in motor racing since 1907 and is currently the exclusive Formula 1® tyre manufacturer for the 2014-2016 championship seasons. The excellence of Pirelli’s products, the popularity of the Pirelli Calendar, as well as the company’s involvement in the worlds of Formula 1® and fashion all contribute to the success of the Pirelli brand, valued by Interbrand at €2.27 billion.