Toyo Tires Joins ETRMA

09 November 2023

At its Board meeting of 9 November, ETRMA Members formally approved the application of Toyo Tires to become a full Member of the Association as of 1 January 2024.

ETRMA President, Franco Annunziato, welcomed the Board decision saying ‘I am delighted to be able to welcome Toyo Tires into the ETRMA.  Toyo’s joining is a vote of confidence in the Association’s crucial work in pursuing a supportive legislative and regulatory environment for the industry.  Toyo Tires’ Membership will enhance the representativeness and expertise of ETRMA’.  ETRMA Secretary General, Adam McCarthy, also welcomed Toyo’s joining noting ‘The Secretariat and I look forward to working with the colleagues from Toyo Tires as we address the policy challenges ahead of us’.

Kenta Kuribayashi, President of Toyo Tires Holding of Europe, said ‘We are pleased that as a member of the ETRMA we can actively contribute to the implementation of standards and their processes in order to create a favorable environment that helps us as a tire manufacturer to ensure our approach to sustainability and to protect the environment and resources, but also to strengthen our competitiveness in the long term’.