The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is one of the world's leading tire companies, with one of the most recognizable brand names and operations in most regions of the world. Together with its U.S. and international subsidiaries, Goodyear develops, manufactures, markets and distributes tires for most applications. It also manufactures and markets rubber-related chemicals for various applications. Goodyear is one of the world's largest operators of commercial truck service and tire retreading centers. In addition, it operates approximately 1,100 tire and auto service center outlets where it offers its products for retail sale and provides automotive repair and other services. Goodyear manufactures its products in 48 manufacturing facilities in 21 countries, including the United States. It has marketing operations in almost every country around the world. Goodyear operates its business through three operating segments representing the tire businesses: Americas; Europe, Middle East and Africa; and Asia Pacific.