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Bridgestone to increase prices on Firestone truck, bus tires

Citing increased business costs among other “market dynamics,” Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO) and Bridgestone Canada Inc. (BSCA) will increase prices 4 percent on Firestone brand truck and bus radial tires sold in the U.S. and Canada, according to an announcement.

All Firestone truck and bus tires shipped on or after Feb. 1, 2019, will reflect the increase. Members of the BATO and BSCA Commercial sales teams are contacting customers to provide more detailed information about the changes, the company says.

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