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CeMAT Asia: CST presents customized tire solutions

  • The robust tire Continental SC 18 for the premium segment granting extensive durability
  • CSEasy – the easy mounting solution – will be presented
  • A new solid tire for the booming Chinese materials handling business will be launched

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Shanghai / Hanover, 22 September 2014. From 27 to 30 October 2014, CeMAT Asia, the leading trade fair for materials handling, automation, transport and logistics on the Asian continent, will open its doors again. Continental Commercial Specialty Tires (CST) exhibits its innovative portfolio of tires and also launches a new specialty tire for materials handling for the Asian market. The international successful tire manufacturer and supplier, headquartered in Hanover (Germany), will be situated in Hall W1 at booth C1-1 at Shanghai New International Expo Center.

“With an estimated annual growth rate of 15 percent till 2015, China is one of the booming markets in materials handling. This is also applicable to the entire Asian continent. We therefore have tailored our solutions even more to the needs of Asian customers and the industry-specific requirements”, says Tony Cai, Sales Manager Continental CST China. “With its international focus and high reputation, the trade fair offers us an optimal platform to present the newest highlights of our customized solutions strategy.”

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With CSEasy, Continental CST offers an innovative mounting system for super elastic tires. Since no press is needed, it offers a greater flexibility for all users.

A new solid tire for the Asian market to be introduced

Continental CST will also launch a new robust specialty tire for materials handling at CeMAT Asia. It complements the comprehensive tire portfolio that Continental CST already offers in the Asian market. The tire and all other details about the product will be announced at the start of the trade fair.

Highly efficient: SC 18 and CSEasy mounting system

Continental CST will showcase its economical robust solid tire SC18 for the premium segment. The high quality solution offers high mileage, strong sidewalls for high resistance to damage and also an excellent rim fit. Another highlight presented is the Continental CSEasy: It is the first system allowing super elastic tires to be fitted quickly and easily without a press and a mechanic. The revolutionary mounting principle involves a specially designed adapter which can be fitted to all Lemmerz-style rims. The CSEasy technology does not only offer greater flexibility for all users; they also benefit from lower costs, higher energy efficiency and a reduced carbon footprint.


The robust solid tire Continental SC18 for the premium segment offers a high mileage, strong sidewalls and also an excellent rim fit – perfectly suited for the Asian market.

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Jiminy-Ann Bosman

PR and Communications Manager

Continental Tyre SA (Pty) Ltd

PO Box 699, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Cadle Street, New Brighton West, Port Elizabeth, 6000, South Africa

+27 41 406 5111

+27 86 440 0309

Colin Fish

General Sales Manager CST

PO Box 699, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Cadle Street, New Brighton West, Port Elizabeth, 6000, South Africa

Tel: +27 (0)41 406 5111 Direct Tel: +27 (0)41 406 5449

Fax: +27 41 406 5417