Archive for May, 2009

Move over USA and Japan, China is Hot on your Car Production Heels

May 19, 2009
Made in China

Made in China

Now the US and Japan car makers are making a rough go of it, it looks as though the Chinese are getting by unscathed. According to recent numbers, Chinese auto sales are increasing and by units sold, it’s looking like they will displace the Japanese by year’s end.

If the above is true, then a question needs to be asked. Will the Chinese try to buy pieces of American auto makers at discounted prices? Voices are mum, but it does present an interesting situation for one to mull over. According to analysts, it would be a perfect fit for China to step into the US car production market. But will Americans buy them? Will the US Government let them buy US car companies? Is American auto manufacturing becoming another victim of globalization?

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