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Sumitomo Rubber South Africa, known as Sumitomo Dunlop, is a leading tyre manufacturing organisation in South Africa. Sumitomo Dunlop manufactures the Dunlop, Sumitomo and Falken tyre brands for Africa.
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Female mechanical engineer breaks through gender-defined barriersWorking in a male-dominated industry can be a daunting prospect for a woman. But today, women are breaking through gender defined barriers, pursuing their dreams - no matter how diverse - while seeking workplace equality. Once such trailblazer is mechanical engineer Lelau Mojela. 1 Sep 2020 Read more

Locally-produced tyre a game changer for trucking industryBuying local is key to rebuilding the South African economy following the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. Produced in the state-of-the-art Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal Truck Bus Radial manufacturing plant to meet the needs of the 'always on the road' trucking industry, Sumitomo Dunlop has launched a new premium drive truck tyre. Locally researched, produced and tested, the SP835A ticks all of the boxes for the long haul, highway trucking fleet. 31 Aug 2020 Read more

#AutomotiveAllies: Seama GovenderSeama Govender, nominated by Riaz Haffejee, is the group director for corporate services at Sumitomo Dunlop. 27 Aug 2020 Read more

Lower human activity limiting tyre salesEvery business is going to face the consequences of lower human activity and, thereby, commercial activity, as South Africans consume less or differently, owing to Covid-19, says automotive tyre manufacturer and supplier Sumitomo Rubber South Africa Sumitomo Dunlop CEO Riaz Haffejee. 24 Aug 2020 Read more

Young racing driver going places - at high speedA business analyst by profession, 28 year-old Jonathan Mogotsi is not only smart at hedging his own bets in tough economic times, he has also exceeded his own childhood dreams. "If you had told me as a kid that not only would I be a racing driver, but an ambassador for the one of the most world renowned tyre manufacturers, I would have told you to get out!" 12 Aug 2020 Read more

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