The new expanded facility is currently under construction and is expected to open in early 2021.
Similar procedures have been in effect at Cooper plants in China, the United States and Serbia.
Cooper’s two plants in China reopened and began ramping up production in mid-February.
Cooper supplies data to enable realistic racing experience amid coronavirus season delay.
The award recognizes women who have demonstrated excellence and leadership in their careers.
The winning Cooper tires were selected from more than 900 entries spanning nearly 50 countries.
The company was named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality.
The ceremonial first tire was the centerpiece of a special event held at the facility on Nov. 18 to celebrate construction of the plant.
In his new role, Patel is responsible for product planning and development, as well as engineering and technology across all regions.
Pending government approval and other customary closing conditions, it is expected that the transaction will close in early 2020. In the meantime, operations at the facility, which makes passenger car and light truck tires, will continue as usual.
Uncle Cooper was inspired by consumer research conducted for Cooper Tire that showed that consumers lack confidence in their tire buying decisions.
Cooper Tire To Mark 5 Years Of Connecting With 10,000 Students Annually For Manufacturing Day Events
National MFG Day 2019 is officially Oct. 4, yet Cooper’s involvement begins later this month and will run throughout October. The company will focus on communities where it has major facilities: Findlay, Ohio; Texarkana, Arkansas; and Tupelo, Mississippi.