This report forecasts total demand in 2019 for tires by market and major world region in units. Market segments include: light motor vehicle original equipment manufacturer (OEM), light motor vehicle replacement, medium and heavy motor vehicle OEM, medium and heavy motor vehicle replacement, and motorcycle and other markets. Major world regions include North America, Western Europe, Asia/Pacific, and all other regions. Demand by market segment is also forecast for each major world region.
To illustrate historical trends world, market, and regional demand (including market segments) are provided for 2009 and 2014. Finally, world production is segmented by major world region and provided for 2009, 2014, and 2019.
Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing to serve global demand. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 27-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.