Despite these challenges, the domestic economy showed signs of recovery, in spite of the impact of the Great East Japan Earthquake on March 11, 2011. While the United States economy was gradually recovering, and the business climate in Europe was showing signs of slight recovery, the recovery trend for both the United States and Europe was weakening. In Asia, the recovery or expansion continued to accelerate, particularly in China and India.
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About Bridgestone EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa)
Bridgestone EMEA, with headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tokyo-based Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tyre and rubber company. Bridgestone EMEA operates in more than 60 countries and has over 18200 employees. Across the region it has 14 tyre and tyre related plants, a major R&D Centre and a proving ground. Bridgestone EMEA’s premium tyres are sold in Europe, Middle East, Africa and globally.