Chile begins importing Chinese cars


By Antonio de la Jara SANTIAGO, Chile, Aug 30 (Reuters) - A small shipment of Chinese cars due to arrive in Chile on Wednesday sets the stage for an expected surge of imports made possible by a free-trade agreement that takes effect in October. A shipment of 379 Corsa Sail cars made in a General Motors Corp. plant in Shanghai will arrive in the port of Valpariso. GM will sell the vehicles through its Chevrolet brand, which is already sold in Chile. "Undoubtedly the signing of the free ...

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