Sumitomo Rubber SA awarded as KZN Investor of the Year 2019 at the inaugural awards hosted by KZN's
Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs and Trade and Investment KZN. Sumitomo Dunlop also
scooped two major category awards for Most Impactful Investor and Major Capital Investor.
Dunlop announced as the No.1 brand in South Africa in the ICON TGI Brand Survey. This accolade brings the
tally to seven wins in the tyre category since 2011 - a fitting conclusion to the iconic brand's 130-year
After winning the KZN Exporter of the Year - Large category award at the KZN Exporter Awards hosted by
the Durban Chamber of Commerce in 2018, Sumitomo Rubber South Africa clinched another prestigious win for
2019 - the title of KZN Exporter of the Year - Africa.