GREENVILLE, SC - Michelin North America Inc. will raise domestic prices on replacement consumer and commercial tires effective Feb. 1, 2010, according to Modern Tire Dealer.

The increases will range as follows:

Passenger and light truck replacement tire prices will increase on Michelin, BFGoodrich, Uniroyal, private and associate brand tires. The price increase will vary by product line.

Commercial truck tire prices will increase by up to 7 percent on Michelin and BFGoodrich brand commercial truck replacement tires. This price increase will also apply to Michelin Retread Technologies (MRT) retreads.

Earthmover tire prices will increase up to 4 percent on Michelin brand replacement tires.

Michelin is the latest manufacturer to announce tire price increases. Click here to view other replacement tire price changes.


Originally posted on Automotive Fleet