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Lehigh European subsidiary officially opens in Barcelona

Lehigh Technologies, Tire Technology International Environmental Achievement Award winner for 2015, has opened a subsidiary in Barcelona, Spain. This branch will perform all of the functions needed to provide a seamless customer experience across the EU as well as eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Lehigh Spain general manager, Lluis Molina, said “The creation of Lehigh Spain is an important step in expanding the MRP market. We are excited to now look ahead to investing in a European manufacturing presence to further expand supply.

“Lehigh has made excellent progress in the market development work we began in 2013. We are now supplying Lehigh’s MRP to multiple European countries and end-use markets. Opening Lehigh Spain is the logical next step to broaden our reach around the world and fulfill growing customer demand.”

Lehigh Spain will take over the European order fulfillment process for Europe and ensure smooth operation of the supply chain that includes Lehigh Technologies’ US plant.

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June 18, 2015


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