Cooper Opens New Office in Guadalajara to Serve Latin America

FINDLAY, Ohio, March 3, 2017 – Cooper Tire de Mexico, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, has relocated its offices from El Salto, Mexico, to a new location in Guadalajara within the Los Arrayanes industrial park. The new 22,000-square-foot office spans two floors and houses the sales, marketing, customer service, logistics, and finance teams that serve Cooper’s customers throughout Latin America.

“Growth in the Latin America market is an important part of Cooper’s strategic plan,” said Luis Ceneviz, Managing Director—Latin America Tire Operations and Managing Director—Europe Tire Operations. “With the opening of new markets in the region, the increase in tire production at our joint venture manufacturing facility near Guadalajara, expanded distribution of our products, and alliances in South America, establishing this new office will help us to provide excellent service to the market and our dealers as we continue to grow in Latin America.”

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About Cooper Tire & Rubber Company
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) is the parent company of a global family of companies that specializes in the design, manufacture, marketing and sale of passenger car, light truck, medium truck, motorcycle and racing tires. Cooper’s headquarters is in Findlay, Ohio, with manufacturing, sales, distribution, technical and design operations within its family of companies located in more than one dozen countries around the world. For more information on Cooper, visit www.coopertire.com, www.facebook.com/coopertire or www.twitter.com/coopertire.

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