Linglong Tire Co., Ltd. is one of top 20 tire manufacturing companies in the world. There are approximately 10,000 tire specifications developed independently here, covering high performance passenger car radial tires, light truck radial tires, truck and bus radial tires as well as specialty tires.
The company owns national-level technical center and China national accreditation laboratory. It set up the first indoor noise laboratory and rolling resistance laboratory in China, whose rolling resistance result is recognized by EU. As well, it founded an academic research center and HIT (Harbin Institute of Technology) research center, with large investment introducing over 500 world advanced testing apparatus including dynamic imprint experiment machine, rolling resistance testing machine, to name a few.
In response to EU labeling regulations, the company is dedicated to developing green and eco-friendly tires, and by now, most products reach C level of the regulations, part to A. In American market, it has 58 products passed American EPA SmartWay certification by June, 2014.
By stable and reliable quality, Linglong wins recognition from global consumers. In overseas market, the sales network of Linglong has extended to Europe, Mid-east, the Americas and Asian-Pacific area etc. It now provides OE service for some world famous automakers and successfully become the supplier of two top 10 automobile manufacturers. In China, it has the cooperation with more than 60 automakers such as FAW, Beiqi Foton, SGMW, Dongfeng Automobile.
To accelerate the global strategy , Linglong set up the R&D centers in Zhaoyuan (headquarter), Beijing and North America, established EU testing office and built three manufacturing bases in Dezhou(Shandong), Liuzhou(Guangxi) and Thailand, respectively.
In the future, Linglong will continue developing towards the target of world tire top 10 and focus on introducing advanced technology, developing high-end brand, producing reliable products, launching global manufacturing, recruiting talents from all over the world and implementing lean management, with annual capacity expected to reach 90 million tires by 2020.