ITMA latest news


March 5th, 2023

In recent test results published by the Swiss Touring Club (TCS) KENDA Tire Europe’s KR210 KENETICA PRO tire beat some of the biggest names in the business, across certain test criteria, to achieve a three star ‘recommended’ rating. KENDA firmly … Read more

KENDA – Award in Recognition of Business Quality in Taiwan

May 15th, 2022

The tire manufacturing company is one of 15 recipients to receive this highly regarded award in recognition of business quality in Taiwan Kenda is honored to announce the company has received the “Best Practice Award” for manufacturing quality during the … Read more

Well positioned with fresh manpower – KENDA expands its research and development centre in Germany

March 2nd, 2020

The development team at KENDA Europe Technical Center (KETC) in Winsen (Luhe) has been reinforced. Antonio Gallo from Italy has joined as a tyre tester: he will be putting the Taiwanese manufacturer’s quality high-performance tyres through their paces. The new … Read more

ITMA Welcomes it’s First Eastern European Member, Acces Auto-Trading Joins

July 16th, 2019

Acces Auto-Trading has become the latest company to join the International Tyre Manufacturers’ Association (ITMA) and the first from Eastern Europe. The Romanian company supplies car, SUV, 4×4, light and heavy commercial and agricultural tyres, and currently commands approximately 10% … Read more

Stapleton’s (Tyre Services) Ltd joins ITMA

May 21st, 2019

Stapleton’s (Tyre Services) Ltd has become the latest company to join the International Tyre Manufacturers’ Association (ITMA). Stapleton’s joins ITMA following the recent addition of an Asian tyre brand to its portfolio. Best known as being the UK’s largest distributors … Read more

UK’s tyre industry demands support from government in its bid to cut waste crime

November 5th, 2018

The Tyre Industry Federation (TIF), the umbrella organisation of the UK’s tyre industry, is demanding support from the government as it seeks to cut waste crime and prevent non-compliant operators and criminals from operating in the tyre recovery network. In … Read more

ITMA prepares members for market changes

October 7th, 2018

The International Tyre Manufacturers Association (ITMA) placed a firm focus on forthcoming changes in the European market at its recent annual General Meeting (AGM). With attending members representing markets as diverse as Belgium, Holland, Germany, Romania, Spain and the UK … Read more

KENDA EMERA A1 wins the Taiwan Excellence Award 2018

September 11th, 2018

Distinction in all four relevant categories for the KENDA Ultra-High-Performance summer tire Another success for the EMERA A1: Winning the Taiwan Excellence Award 2018 in the categories R&D, Design, Quality and Marketing confirms once again that the KENDA Ultra-High-Performance summer … Read more

Z Tyre Introduce their New Van Tyre, the Vantastic

July 17th, 2018

Zenises has unveiled the inclusion of the brand new Vantastic offering to their current product range. The Vantastic, a product for vans is the latest extension to the Z Tyre portfolio, with it offering 7 sizes in its initial phase.

The Tire Cologne KENDA introuces its products for Europe

May 29th, 2018

At the Tire Cologne, KENDA presents the KENETICA 4S – the next member of the “Designed to Perform” generation. The all-season tire with directional tread pattern combines the characteristics of a high-performance summer tire with the safety requirements of a … Read more