Technology Strategy

Technology Strategy

Open a New Phase for Yokohama Technology

We will apply our advanced recycling technologies to improve resource efficiency. And we will develop new materials and technologies for minimizing environmental impact through molecular engineering.

Earn Customer Satisfaction with Yokohama Quality

Unifying tire specifications at a high level at our plants worldwide will support increased flexibility in serving demand. And we will supplement our Japanese tire-development capabilities by expanding our development center in China and by building development centers in Thailand and the United States.

Schematic view of tire material recycling

Computer rendering of molecular structure

Tire Development and Evaluation Centers United Tire Development and Evaluation Centers United Tire Development and Evaluation Centers United

Development center

Evaluation center

Lay a Next-Generation Technological Foundation

We will speed our work in developing next-generation technologies through joint R&D with other companies and organizations. And we will create next-generation Nanopower rubber through original strengths in materials technology and in advanced analysis and simulation.

Multiscale simulation Multiscale simulation
Multiscale simulation

Simulation of fluid acoustics around a tire Simulation of fluid acoustics around a tire
Simulation of fluid acoustics around a tire

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