China's Jan-Aug auto imports almost double


BEIJING, Sept 26 (Reuters) - China's automotive imports almost doubled in the first eight months of the year from the same period of 2002 to reach a record $9.3 billion as the industry sped ahead to meet demand, Xinhua news agency said on Friday. But the 94.7 percent year-on-year rise in imports was slightly slower than the annual 109.2 percent growth seen in the first seven months. Xinhua did not provide a breakdown by vehicle type, nor mention the total number of vehicles or parts ...

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