Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co.    

 
NYSE: GT

Address:

1144 E Market St.

Akron, OH 44316-0001

United States

Phone:
(330) 796-2121

Fax:
(330) 796-2222


Company description

The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company is an Ohio corporation founded by Frank Seiberling in 1898 and traded on the NYSE. Together with their U.S. and international subsidiaries and joint ventures, the company develops, manufactures, markets and distributes tires for most applications, as well as manufactures and markets rubber-related chemicals for various applications. Goodyear also operates commercial truck service and tire retreading centers. In addition, the company operates over 1,800 tire and auto service center outlets and they provide automotive repair and other services. The company's principal offices are located in Akron, Ohio. They manufacture products in 64 manufacturing facilities in 25 countries, including the United States, under the following operating segments: North American Tire; European Union Tire; Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa Tire (Eastern Europe Tire); Latin American Tire; and Asia Pacific Tire. They have marketing operations in almost every country around the world. In 1999, they entered into a global alliance with Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd, which led both entities to acquire shares in Goodyear Dunlop Tires Europe B.V and Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America Ltd., among other acquisitions. The company's major brands are Goodyear, Dunlop, Kelly Tires, Sava and Fulda.

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News and information about Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co.

U.S. Department of Labor Issues Citations and $69,058 in Penalties to Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. for Endangering Employees
States News Service; January 24, 2018; 502 words
...of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued seven serious citations against Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. for exposing its employees to burn, hazardous energy, amputation, and caught-in safety hazards. The...
Meet Libbern Cook: Teacher, Citrus Commissioner, Applicant for Vacant Redlands City Council Seat
Redlands Daily Facts; November 10, 2017; 517 words
...school teacher. He was appointed to the Citrus Preservation Commission in August and previously worked for the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co.In his application, filed Monday, Nov. 6, Cook identified fiscal responsibility as the most significant issue...
Business LONGEVITY AWARDS 2017: ORGANIZATION CELEBRATING 50+ 75+ 100+ YEARS IN BUSINESS
Smart Business Cleveland; August 1, 2017; 700+ words
...three decades. Chapman & Chapman pioneered the development of employee benefit programs for clients such as Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co., Goodrich Corp., The Timken Co., Cliffs Natural Resources Inc, and Lubrlzol Corp., among others...
Why Support 4-H?
Republican & Herald (Pottsville, PA); July 25, 2017; 700+ words
...Foundation-- Zoe Coulson, vice president of Campbell Soup Co.-- James Glass, executive vice president of The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co.-- Karol Nickell, vice president and editor in chief of Better Homes & Gardens Magazine-- Harold Poling...
Dinapoli: Corporations to Disclose Political Spending
States News Service; July 7, 2017; 700+ words
...Retirement Fund (Fund), announced today that Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. and Nisource Inc. have agreed to the Fund...vote in support of the Fund's proposal: 2017 Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. Nisource Inc. 2016 J.M. Smucker Co. Centerpoint...
US Supreme Court Throws out $2.7M Awarded to Tucson Couple
AZ Daily Star; April 20, 2017; 700+ words
...Elena Kagan did not dispute the finding by U.S. District Court Judge Roslyn Silver that the lawyers for Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. had hidden from the couple's attorney critical information about the safety of one of its tires. And Kagan...
Hirono, Senate Democratic Women Take to Senate Floor in Opposition to Judge Gorsuch
States News Service; April 4, 2017; 450 words
...Hobby Lobby. "One of the most deeply flawed of these 5-4 decisions was in a 2007 case called Ledbetter v. Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. That decision had the effect of denying justice to a woman who had suffered pay discrimination for more than...
The Law Which Helped Fight the Wage Gap
States News Service; March 6, 2017; 393 words
...the deadline to file a lawsuit when the employer first pays a discriminatory wage. Lilly Ledbetter took on Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. in th at 2007 Supreme Court case over the gender pay gap at Goodyear. Two years later, her victory with...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 326211 - Tire Manufacturing (except Retreading)

325211 - Plastics Material and Resin Manufacturing

325212 - Synthetic Rubber Manufacturing

326220 - Rubber and Plastics Hoses and Belting Manufacturing

326291 - Rubber Product Manufacturing for Mechanical Use

326299 - All Other Rubber Product Manufacturing

811111 - General Automotive Repair


 

SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 3011 - Tires and Inner Tubes industry report

2821 - Plastics Materials, Synthetic and Resins, and Nonvulcanizable Elastomers industry report

2822 - Synthetic Rubber industry report

3052 - Rubber and Plastics Hose and Belting industry report

3061 - Molded, Extruded, and Lathe-Cut Mechanical Rubber Goods industry report

3069 - Fabricated Rubber Products, NEC industry report

7538 - General Automotive Repair Shops industry report