China Automobile Industry Analysis

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Last updated: 20 Sep 2011

China Automobile Industry Analysis

Shandong province has most leading automobile enterprises, and among all top 100 large automobile enterprises across China, 10 are located in Shandong. According to China Automobile Industry Profile - the industry research report issued by Zeefer Consulting, Guangdong, Hubei and Shandong are the major production bases for automobile industry in China. Liaoning, Beijing, Guangxi, Jilin, Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Shanghai are the secondary distribution areas for this industry.

In terms of market size, in 2009, automobile enterprises above designated size achieved a sales revenue of more than USD 200 billion. Jilin, Guangdong and Shanghai ranked top 3 in terms of sales revenue, enterprises in these regions engaged in automobile production achieved a sales revenue of more than USD 75 billion. in all, taking a share of more than 35% of the gross sales revenue from above designated size automobile enterprises across China. Total assets of enterprises inside automobile industry exceeded USD 150 billion, a rise of more than 25% on a year-on-year basis. The total number of enterprises above designated size in automobile industry was more than 350, a rise of more than 15% on a year-on-year basis.

In terms of industry-wide profit, in 2009, profits of enterprises above designated size in automobile industry added up to more than USD 10 billion, a growth of more than 70% on a year-on-year basis. A total of 100 enterprises suffered a loss, and the total loss of these enterprises amounted to more than USD 650 million. On average, the ratio of return on net assets in automobile industry was higher than 20%.

In terms of market position of foreign enterprises in China, in 2009, there were more than 90 foreign enterprises above designated size engaged in automobile production in China, accounting for more than 20% of all automobile enterprises across China. Foreign enterprises enaged in automobile industry achieved a profit of more than USD 10 billion, taking a share of more than 65% of the total profit from automobile enterprises across China.

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The analyses above are extracted from the industry report: China Automobile Industry Profile

Posted: 15 September 2011, last updated 20 September 2011

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