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Sameer returns to tyres


Firm says the decision is informed by sustained demand for the Yana tyre brand. Management says both businesses are expected to be profitable.

Sameer returns to tyres

By Wainaina Wambu | 3 months ago

Sameer Africa revives tyre business after exit

Sameer Africa revives tyre business after exit

The company will have to deal with cheap imported tyres from China and India which have heavily eaten into its Yana brand market.

Fredrick Obura | 3 months ago

Hundreds to lose jobs as Sameer Africa shuts tyre factory

Sameer Africa Ltd, the makers of Yana tyres, is shutting down its Nairobi plant and sending home hundreds of workers.

Dominic Omondi | 4 years ago

Sameer profit dips by 93 per cent

Tyre firm Sameer Africa has reported a 93 per cent drop in post-tax profit for the past six months, with high costs of financing and raw materials eating into the company’s revenues.

Frankline Sunday | 3 years ago