Great automotive power: China has become the world's largest producer of cars

China, which recently became the largest car market, is going to win another title - the world's leading automaker. It is estimated that the Japanese newspaper Nikkei, cited by ITAR-TASS news agency, China has already this year, will overtake Japan in terms of production cars and replace it with a first place in the world on this indicator. At the third position with a large margin will be all of North America combined.

21 October 2009 | china, itar-tass, japan, news, place, producer, production, volume, world

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