Yokohama to boost prices

Yokohama Tire Corp.’s light- and medium-duty commercial truck tires will see price increases of up to 8%, effective Oct. 1, 2011, the company announced

Yokohama Tire Corp.’s light- and medium-duty commercial truck tires will see price increases of up to 8%, effective Oct. 1, 2011, the company announced.

Rising raw material costs as well as manufacturing and transportation costs are the reasons cited for the increase, said Rick Phillips, director of commercial sales.

In-line price adjustments will be made as well and will be announced at a later date, the company said.

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