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Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8.


China’s Auto Market

12 facts about China’s auto market.

The auto market will play a large role in urging on the Chinese economy. Not, however, like it drives the Japanese economy.

If Japan were not able to sell cars worldwide, the company could be in a very hurting state.

China has its ‘factory of the world’ base to rely on.

1. Car production was up 27% to 7.28 million vehicles.

2. Car sales were up 25% to 7.22 million vehicles

3. Passenger car production reached 5.23 million cars.

4. Passenger car sales reached 5.18 million cars.

5. Sedan sales were 3.83 million units.

6. Cars with 1 liter- to 1.6 litre-sized engines made up half the market.

7. Commercial vehicle production was up 13.45%

8. Commercial vehicle sales also climbed 13.29%

9. 110 new models were introduced in 2006.

10. Prices of Chinese cars dropped.

11. Exports of auto goods was valued at more than $25.5 billion

12. More than 83% of the cars sold in China were sold by the top ten auto enterprises.


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Bill Belew

Daddy and Christian.

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