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ZC Rubber Unveils New 5G Digital Factory for Premium Tires
December 26 , 2023


HANGZHOU, CHINA - On December 15th, ZC Rubber (Zhongce Rubber Group Co., Ltd) announced the first PCR tire produced at its newly built high-performance radial tire green 5G digital factory based in Qiantang District, Hangzhou. The ceremony was attended by Mr. Shen Jinrong, Chairman of ZC Rubber, and the company's top management, who all witnessed another historic moment for the company. 

Upgraded to "Future Factory v2.0", the new 5G digital factory fully utilizes digital technology and is dedicated to producing premium tire products, including the flagship series, EV tires, OE tires for both domestic and international markets.

The Chinese automobile population reached 319 million by the end of 2022. This number promised a huge after market for PCR tires. Furthermore, China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM)predicts the sales of new cars in China of 2024 will reach approximately 31 million units, 3% increase and EV cars including BEV and HEV is 11.5 million units achieving 20% growth. The rapid expansion of Chinese EV cars market with large car population guaranteed a constant strong demand on PCR tires in China. ZC Rubber's 5G factory will be ready for such a demand increase and satisfy customers in both domestic and international market. 

"The successful construction and operation of this new 5G factory will further solidify our position in the market and enhances our brand presence, supporting our globalization efforts," stated ZC Rubber.

The launch of the 5G digital factory marks a new opportunity and starting point for ZC Rubber. As the largest tire manufacturer in China and a Top 9 global tire company, ZC Rubber aims to continue pursuing high-quality development and drive all-around digital transformation and upgrade in the tire industry.

"We are committed to enhancing product competitiveness, safety, and added value, leading the company towards becoming a world-leading tire company with higher standards," said ZC Rubber.