NOKIAN is a Finnish tire brand created in 1898 with the name OY SUOMEN GUMMITEHDAS. Its registered office is located in the town of Nokia. The company is essentially present in Scadinavian countries and Russia where it generates almost 80% of its sales. NOKIAN tires are specialized in the production of quality tires in winter and summer version. NOKIAN tires fit cars, 4x4s, trucks and industrial equipment. However, by 2003, the group sold a big amount of its shares to Bridgestone Europe which remains today the majority shareholder. According to the German magazine Neue Reifenzeitung in 2013, NOKIAN TYRES is the 18th tire manufacturer in the world.