February 2016, the Korean tire production and sales were up a slight increase; which yield a slight increase of 1.4%, while shipments increased by 6%. However, an increase of glory that does not overwhelm the chain fell decline. Tire production chain fell 18%, shipments were down 8.4%.
The first two months of this year, South Korean tire production down 1.8% year on year, shipments fell slightly by 1.4%.
In addition, as of the end of February, the Korean tire inventories grew by about 10%. Although the amount of the stock fell 4.7% compared with January, but higher than any month last year.