Updated: 2006-11-16 17:08 Chery Automobile Co Ltd was founded in 1997 in the
city of Wuhu, China¡¯s Anhui Province, specializing in the production and
operation of automobiles and auto components.
So far, Chery has
introduced six types of cars to the market: Eastar, Tiggo, A5, Cowin, V5, and
QQ. The present production capacity for whole vehicles and gear boxes are
400,000 and 300,000 units per year respectively. In 2005, Chery achieved a sales
volume of 189,100 cars with growth rate of 118 percent, and exported 18,000 cars
to the overseas market, ranking the first in terms of exports for domestic cars.
On October 31, 2005, the new generation ACTECO series engines were
launched on the market. Chery produces many different high quality engines with
displacement ranges from 0.8L to 4.0L-V8. The products include in-line engines
and V-type engines, as well as gasoline engines and diesel engines. The present
production capacity is 400,000 units per year.
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