Michelin North America, headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, is a $7.25 billion dollar a year company operating 18 plants in 16 locations and employs 22,270 people. It manufactures and sells tires for airplanes, automobiles, farm equipment, heavy duty trucks, motorcycles, bicycles and the space shuttle.
Michelin has been at the forefront of tire technology for over 100 years. In 1889 two brother's, Andre and Edouard Michelin, embarked on a great human and industrial odyssey: that of developing modern transport solutions -- the key to freedom and economic development -- through ceaseless innovation. Discover more than one century of progress and innovations in all the domains of mobility.