UPDATE 1-Bridgestone to build third tyre plant in Thailand


(Recasts, adds details, share price) TOKYO, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Bridgestone Corp said on Tuesday it planned to build its third tyre plant in Thailand, a move that will help meet growing Asian demand and could secure the top spot in the world market for Japan's largest tyremaker. Bridgestone said it would announce further details of the new plant later on Tuesday morning. An earlier report in the daily Nihon Keizai Shimbun said the tyremaker would spend about 17 billion yen ($139.3 ...

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