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Chery Automobile

Chery Automobile Co was founded in 1997 is the seventh largest China-based automaker, measured by output in 2011, when it produced around 600,000 units. Its products are mainly passenger cars, minivans and SUVs and its vehicles are sold under four brand names: Chery, Karry, Rely and Riich. In September 2012, Chery said Chinese regulators had cleared it for a joint venture with Jaguar Land Rover, part of India’s Tata Group.


Myanmar market seen offering bright prospects

Myanmar may offer a huge opportunity for mainland carmakers seeking to tap into the growing demand for vehicles in one of the poorest countries in Asia. Chery Automobile is talking to Myanmar's state-owned industry company to produce its QQ taxis in the country, where the market is dominated by Japanese used cars.

Tuesday, 12 March, 2013, 6:31am

Chery goes upmarket in link with Jaguar

Chery Automobile is expected to gain from its joint venture with luxury car maker Jaguar Land Rover, but the challenge to create its own high-end brand remains.

20 Nov 2012 - 3:51am

Business Digest, November 19, 2012

Air traffic on the rise at Chek Lap Kok

Hong Kong International Airport reported continued monthly air traffic growth last month, with a year-on-year increase of 1.9 per cent in passenger trips, to 4.7 million, and 1.1 per cent in cargo, to 346,000 tonnes. There were 30,025 flight movements, a rise of 5.1 per cent from the same month last year. Sophie Yu

19 Nov 2012 - 4:13am

Mainland carmakers Guangzhou Auto and Chery in bid to beat slow market

Guangzhou Automobile Group, the Chinese partner of Japan's Toyota Motor and Honda Motor, formed an alliance with fellow mainland firm Chery Automobile yesterday to share core technology and management experience in an attempt to boost competitiveness in a slowing market.

7 Nov 2012 - 3:36am

Cars: new tie-ups in web, R&D

A couple of interesting news bits are coming from the auto space, where a top foreign website operator is buying into the China car story, and where two major domestic manufacturers are set to announce a new tie-up.

5 Nov 2012 - 10:34am

Chinese car exports to Australia hit asbestos road bump

China's budding car export trade suffered a setback yesterday when an Australian distributor recalled 21,500 vehicles made by mainland carmaker Great Wall Motor and another 2,250 Chery Automobile vehicles over traces of asbestos found in their engines and exhausts.

16 Aug 2012 - 3:54am

Qoros bares big plans to make compact car

Qoros Automotive, the joint venture between Chery Automobile and Israel Corporation, will start producing a compact car in 2013 to compete with global brands such as Toyota Corolla in China's slowing market.

30 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Recycling ideas

The recently opened high-speed rail route between Beijing and Shanghai, said to be the longest and the fastest in the world, has drawn attention to innovation in China. The popular myth is that Chinese companies largely remain in the bottom pit of the global supply chain that affords them scant resources for groundbreaking research and development.

23 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Fiat and Chery driving towards joint venture

Italy's Fiat, which suspended co-operation with Nanjing Automobile (Group) Corp late last year, will soon close a deal with Chery Automobile to set up a new joint venture, a source said.

19 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Chery cleared for venture to make larger cars

Chery Automobile, which wants to expand beyond small economy cars, received final government approval yesterday to form a joint venture with an Israeli firm to build larger, more profitable vehicles.

9 Jan 2008 - 12:00am