Tuesday 25th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Michelin warn of counterfeit tyres

One of the world’s largest tyre manufacturers Michelin, is urging the European Commission to take action against a flood of counterfeit truck tyres, which it warns could threaten road safety. Both it’s joint chief executives have written to Peter Mandelson, EU trade commissioner and Gunter Verheugen, commissioner for enterprise and industry, requesting an emergency meeting to tackle arrival of fake truck tyres, largely from Asia.