Sumitomo Rubber North America announce price increase

Rancho Cucamonga, CA – Sumitomo Rubber North America will increase prices in the US and Canada on Dunlop, Falken and Ohtsu Brand Passenger, Light Truck and Medium Truck and Dunlop Motorcycle Tires as well as implementing inline adjustments on a per size basis. The price increase of up to 8% will be effective May 1, 2021. Several factors have driven the need for this price increase including increased costs in both transportation and labor, raw materials in addition to other Market factors.