Business Category: Major Employers
Kumho America Technical Center in Fairlawn, Ohio
Kumho Tire Company Inc. is a South Korean tire design and manufacturing company that produces a full range of tires from passenger and commercial truck tires to competition racing tires. Kumho tires are distributed in 160 countries and is among the world’s leading tire manufacturers.
Kumho Tire’s American headquarters is located in Atlanta. The company operates three centers for research and development around the globe, including one located in Akron. The 20,400 square foot state-of-the-art facility was established in 2001 and handles a variety of product development and testing procedures.