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Tire Forecasts

Get an outlook for Original Equipment (OE), Vehicles in Operation (VIO) and replacement tires

How will future regulatory mandates affect tires on new vehicles?

Are you in sync with consumer demands for replacement tires?

Tires are a critical component to many advanced feature found in the modern vehicle. From adaptive cruise control, to pre-braking, to stability and traction control, tires are essential to vehicle safety, comfort and performance. But as car technology evolves, so too does the tire. But how does one stay ahead of changing demands and trends? IHS Markit can help. With our Tire Forecasts, you can:

  • Anticipate competitive trends
  • Target new vehicle fitments
  • Build a base case for adjusting manufacturing capacity
  • Use as a "reality check" for product/technology development
  • Project replacement demand

Tire topics

  • Size
  • Model
  • Load/Speed
  • Brand
  • Run flat technology
  • Wheel material
  • Spare

Automotive Tire Solutions

With the Light Vehicle sales forecast providing a solid foundation augmented with OEM/supplier interviews, third party data and extensive desk research, the Tire Forecasts qualitative and quantitative findings provide meaningful and actionable results to the client.

OE Tire Forecast

The OE Tire Forecast provides an independent view of tire trends to help OEMs and suppliers assess technologies, research sourcing issues and analyze the competition.

  • Covers: United States, Canada, Mexico, China and Brazil
  • Extends out a rolling five years
  • Captures both imported and domestically producted vehicles
  • Updated twice yearly and delivered in Excel
US Replacement Tires

80% of tires are destined for the replacement market. Suppliers need a single, consistent data source to help them plan future products, allocate resources, identify trends, grow wholesales and retail sales, plan advertising campaigns and negotiate with customers. The US Replacement Tire Forecast provides:

  • Detailed view of Vehicles in Operation linked to their OE tire specifications
  • Covers vehicles sold between 1985-2021
  • Estimated tire wear rates
  • Updated once a year, delivered in Excel
Macro Level Global Coverage of Tire Demand and Trends

Leveraging decades of experiences, our Global Tire Forecasts provides volume, technology and features forecast for tire globally. Covering both new and replacement markets the forecast divides the global market into two categories: highly and non-highly regulated. Features covered in the forecast are used to establish a trend pattern of growth or decline for the target market. Example of features include:

  • Type of tire construction (passenger, light vehicle, Euro)
  • Type of tire design (all season, summer, low rolling resistance, etc)
  • Tire mobility technology (run flat, etc)
  • Tread compound (load and speed ratings)
  • Size attributes of tire (rim diameter, section width)

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