Through its 20 plants located in 14 countries, Pirelli can count on production facilities across 4 continents with a capacity of 75 million Consumer tires (Car and Moto) and more than 6 million Industrial tires (Truck and Agro)in 2015.
Rapidly developing economies with a competitive cost base make up 100% of the production output for the Industrial Business and 77% of the production output of the Consumer Business. Capacity growth in Russia, Mexico, Romania and China will bring low cost production in the Consumer Business to 80% of total in 2017.
The investments made until 2013 allowed Pirelli to achieve the adequate plant size, characterised by a progressive technological upgrade, consistent with our focus on Premium..
The Industrial Plan 2014-2017 provides for investments up to 1.6 €/bln, accounting for 5% of revenues in 2017 as against 7% in 2013.
Through these investments, the overall capacity of the Consumer Business will reach 81 mln pcs in 2017, with the Premium segment forecast to increase to 63% of the total production. In the Industrial Business, capacity will grow from the 6.2 mln in 2013 to 6.8 mln in 2017.
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