The tyres sold in Saudi Arabia would be customised to meet the local market requirements and would be covered under a 5-year warranty from the date of manufacturing.
Apollo Vredestein Quatrac5. Image for representation. (Image: Apollo)
Apollo Tyres Ltd has announced its entry into Saudi Arabia through a tie-up with Al-Jomaih Tyres Company Limited, the exclusive distributors for the Kingdom. Apollo Tyres would be focussing on the large and growing truck-bus radial and passenger car tyre market, aiming to capture a sizeable market share, in each of the segments, in the next couple of years.
Shubhro Ghosh, Group Head, ASEAN, Middle East & Africa, Apollo Tyres Ltd, commented “The entry into the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is the culmination of a long-term product planning and development programme. We are now ready with products suited to cater to the Saudi market, which is the largest and important replacement tyre market in the Middle East region, through our dedicated team of sales and service professionals, and a very able business partner in Al-Jomaih Tyres.”