With the development of CASE and MaaS, the reformation of the automobile industry has been in progress. In such a context, the requirements for the tires have been changing, and the Sumitomo Rubber Group is promoting development of tires with enhanced safety performance and environmental friendliness.
The Sumitomo Rubber Group is seeking to establish a business model designed to support a circular economy through the tire business.
The Sumitomo Rubber Group is working on utilization of hydrogen energy with a view to achieving carbon neutrality.
The Sumitomo Rubber Group is developing spareless technologies so that spare tires are not necessary, such as run-flat tires and emergency tire puncture repair kits.
The high-damping rubber developed with the most up-to-date technologies fostered in manufacturing auto racing tires is utilized for protection of detached houses, high-rise buildings and historic buildings.