Business to Face Consequences of Lower Human Activity

Every business is going to face the consequences of lower human activity and, thereby, commercial activity, as South Africans consume less or differently owing to Covid-19, says automotive tyre manufacturer and supplier Sumitomo Rubber South Africa CEO Riaz Haffejee.

He adds: “Tyre sales depend on human activity driving to work or for leisure as this equates to the consumption of tyres. Reduced human activity will be the reality for the foreseeable future and sustainability necessitates change within Sumitomo Dunlop, which manufactures the Sumitomo tyres, as well as Falken Tyres and Dunlop Tyres SA brands.”

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Bashira Mansoor
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