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Sailun expanding Vietnam tyre capacity

Sailun Tyre has announced plans to pump around €383 million into the expansion of it Vietnam plant in Go Dau, Tay Ninh province.

This is ‘phase 3’ of the tyre maker’s Vietnam plant expansion, which it says will produce three million passenger car tyres, one million truck and bus tyres, as well as 50,000 tons of OTR tyres, per annum.

Sailun says these tyres will be sold to Europe and the US.

The expansion is expected to take three years to complete, Sailun adds, with over 1,500 jobs set to be created.