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Winners and Losers in China’s Passenger Car Market

President John F. Kennedy is credited with coining the phrase that “a rising tide lifts all boats.” With sales up by 45 percent during the first seven months of 2010, there are no losers in China’s passenger car market — at least not yet. This year’s growth is due to an economy that is still […]

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Auto Sales as a Key Economic Indicator

In countries like the United States, trends in auto sales tend to tell a great deal about where the economy is headed. As large-ticket purchases, car sales are dependent upon consumer confidence. If consumers are not optimistic, they will hold off on spending such large amounts of money. If they are confident regarding their jobs […]

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