JK Tyre & Industries Ltd today inaugurated JK Retread Centre in Pokhara, Nepal. The centre will offer company-recommended repair and retread procedures for bias and radial tyres to bring down the cost-per-kilometre for customers. JK Tyre Retread facilities cater to various State Transport Corporations and fleets across pre-cured rubber treads and allied material categories in India.
Strategically located in Pokhara, the centre is equipped with state-of-the-art technology, machinery and trained manpower. JK tyre aims to increase its network of retreading centres to 100 from 36 by 2020. The company entered the retreading business in 2009 by setting up a retread rubber manufacturing facility at Kankroli, Rajasthan, which provides original tread design for retreading of tyres to fleet owners/end users.
Dinesh Dasani, Vice President and Head - National Sales, JK Tyre & Industries Limited, said the opening of this centre emphasises on JK Tyre’s customer-centric approach with unmatched one-stop solution service at its core.