Crain News Service
BEIJING (Feb. 14, 2013) — The value of China's aluminum wheel exports grew 10 percent last year to $4 billion (24.8 billion yuan), according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers.
Chinese wheel makers exported aluminum wheels to 175 countries and regions, with the U.S. the No. 1 destination, accounting for $1.7 billion, or 43 percent, of the nation's total wheel exports.
The report did not distinguish between wheels for cars and trucks.
Other major export markets are Japan, Russia, Canada and Mexico.
This item courtesy of Automotive News China Daily, a service of Crain Communications Inc., parent of Tire Business