Tyre safety. Consumer Protection.
Saving lives.

Part Worn Africa is a consumer and tyre safety advocacy initiative, dedicated to improving regulated standards and specifications for part-worn and second-hand tyres on the African continent. Thereby promoting and advancing consumer protection, product and road safety, responsible trade and environmental management of part-worn and second-hand tyres.

Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (Pty) Ltd (SRSA) – an Africa based tyre manufacturer is the continental custodian of Part Worn Africa. SRSA strives towards achieving two safety pillars, namely tyre and manufacturing safety, by developing products with an emphasis on customer safety and comfort while pursuing high levels of product quality and economy. SRSA currently produces passenger car, sport utility vehicle, light truck tyres and truck and bus radial tyres which are sold in South Africa and exported across Africa and other countries. SRSA distributes the Dunlop, Falken and Sumitomo tyre brands in 48 African countries. 

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What We Do

Consumer Protection

Well educated consumers are well protected ...

Product Safety

Compulsory processes, standards and specifications for testing ...

Responsible Trade

Eradicate illicit trade, unfair competition & irresponsible business practices...

Environmental Management

Regulated tyre waste management...

Who We Are

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Part Worn Africa seeks to advocate, mobilise, collaborate and cooperate with a multiplicity of critical stakeholders in the public,  private and civil society level, in order to achieve our objective.

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Tyre Safety

Tyres wear at different rates. You should rotate your tyres every 10000km.
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