Goodyear closes sale of N. American farm tire unit


CHICAGO, Dec 28 (Reuters) - Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. said on Wednesday that it completed a previously announced $100 million sale of its North American farm tire business to a unit of Titan International Inc. Goodyear, the largest U.S. tire maker, said it expects to record a $65 million loss on the sale, including charges for employee pension and retiree medical plans. It expects to take a $60 million fourth-quarter charge and the rest in 2006. The deal covers a manufacturing ...

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