From the first days of its foundation in the year 1889 the main purpose of one of the largest tire manufacturers Michelin is to facilitate the rapid movement of goods and people BOM Progresso.
The Michelin company is a leading French manufacturer known worldwide.
A broad range of brand products includes tires for all types of transport-airplanes, cars, trucks, bicycles, large and agricultural equipment, motorcycles, space shuttles. The Group of companies has more than 60 production sites, which are located in the 18-minute States on five continents of the globe. All scientific research and development are carried out in technological Centers in Europe, the United States and Asia.
Michelin Group of companies maintains operations in Russia in two main areas: commercial and industrial production at the factory in Davydovo.
Products are represented on the Russian market since the year 1997 and sold tyres for cars, trucks, aircraft and large agricultural machinery.
The brand portfolio of the Group of companies includes: Michelin, BFGoodrich, MICHELIN, Tigar, Kormoran, MICHELIN Retread.
The priority task of the company is the development of commercial and retail network TYREPLUS. Number of centres who log on to the network has been growing steadily and is number about 150 throughout the Russian Federation and the CIS countries.
In 2004 year was started the production of cars at a factory in the Moscow region, which produces a winter and summer tires under brands BFGoodrich and MICHELIN. The French manufacturer was the first among foreign companies manufacturing tires, who turned his attention to Russia and opened a plant in our country. April 2011 the year marked the official opening of the workshop, in which the reconstruction of tyres for trucks at a plant in Russia.
In the year 2007 the Fund was organized by Michelin Berezovo», which is used for support and social projects in the settlement of Davydovskoe. In the sphere of activity of the Fund is to support projects aimed at improving living standards, improvement of the social infrastructure and the ecological situation in Davydovo. Among the successful projects "Michelin" is Davydovo Fund: establishment of children's sports and gaming systems, assistance to local district hospital, help "Atlant" Sports Club for people with disabilities orekhovo-Zuevo municipal area, installation of necessary equipment to schools in Davydovo.
The company plans capital building programmes worth more than two billion euros, which contribute to support ambitious plans of company growth by increasing production capacity and expand into new markets. These projects also improve competitiveness in other markets and will help bring about technological innovation in the production of tires.