Company history


  • 2018: JSC "Belshina" museum opening;
  • 2017: OTR  tire  with rim diameter 63 inches development beginning;
  • 2017: New line of tines for SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle)  under the brand AstartA SUV development beginning;
  • 2016: Launch of a new line of modern passenger car tires for premium cars under the brand Artmotion HP. 
  • 2015: Belshina JSC was awarded the title BRAND-LEADER in the consumer nomination of the contest BRAND OF THE YEAR 2015.
  • 2015: Harburg Freudenberger, Germany, installed modern lines at Belshina JSC.
  • 2014:  Belshina JSC was awarded the title BRAND-LEADER in the consumer nomination of the contest BRAND OF THE YEAR 2014. 
  • 2014:  Belshina JSC was awarded the title Exporter of the Year 2014. 
  • 2014: The output of the first all-steel truck tires under the brands Escortera and Forcerra and light truck tires under the brand Bravado.
  • 2014: The output of a new line of modern passenger car tires under the brand Artmotion.
  • 2013: Belshina JSC was awarded  BRAND OF THE YEAR 2013 in the category of car tires.
  • 2013: The company took the third place in the ranking of efficiency of the largest joint-stock companies in the Republic of Belarus.
  • 2012: Belshina JSC was awarded the title BRAND-LEADER in the consumer nomination of the contest BRAND OF THE YEAR 2012.
  • 2012: The company received a certificate of compliance with international technical specifications in the automotive industry ISO/TS 16949:2009.
  • 2010: Belshina's trade house was launched in Brazil.
  • 2008: “Beltyre Asia Pte” trade house was launched in Singapore. It began to trade with Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, and Malaysia. In April 2008 “Belshina (Africa) Tire Solutions” (now “Beltyre (Africa) Tire Solutions”) was launched in Ghana;
  • 2007: BELSHINA sales network in Russia began its work. It embraced eight trade hoses in Smolensk, Petrozavodsk, Nizhni Novgorod, Kursk, Cheljabinsk, Irkutsk, Krasnodar, and Tumen. BELSHINA JSC was recognized “2006 Best Exporter”;
  • 2006: “CATERPILLER INC” company officially acknowledged BELSHINA JSC as its producer and supplier of off road tires for quarry dump trucks ;
  • 2005: technical modernization of TBR tire plant was fulfilled. BELSHINA dealer network in Ukraine was created;
  • 2003: National Certification System of Belarus issued certificates of compliance with STB ISO 9001-96;
  • 2002: Belarus Tire Plant “Belshina” was modified into BELSHINA JSC. Decemberfirst all-steel 33.00R51 tire was vulcanized;
  • 1999: “Belarus Tire Plant” became fourth maker of all-steel radial off road tires among tire-making companies of Japan, USA, and France;
  • 1997: “Belarus Tire Plant” became a fully fledged member of European Tire and Rim Technical Organization (ÅÒRÒÎ);
  • 1995: Company was awarded international prize “Europe Arch”. Belarusian tire 175/70R13 model Bi-391 was acknowledged best tire within Commonwealth of Independent States;
  • 1994: reconstruction & modernization began to increase production capacity of tires for agricultural vehicles up to 150.000 tires per year;
  • 1992: it was resolved to launch “Belarus Tire Plant”. A.K. Poljakov was appointed General Director;
  • 1986: first tubeless tires were made;
  • 1985: first tire 33.00-51 was made;  
  • 1984: production of tires for 75 and 120 ton BelAZ dump trucks began;
  • 1980: building of OTR tire plant began;
  • 1979: PCR tire plant was put into operation;
  • 1976: Belarus Tire Plant was modified into Bobruisk production association “Bobruiskshina”
  • 1975 (november 25th): millionth tire was made ;
  • 1973   first truck tire was made;
  • 1963 (1963-1972): Belarus Tire Plant was built in Bobruisk.