China's Automotive Aluminum Alloy Wheel Exports Amounted To 362 Million US Dollars

- Jan 31, 2019-

In December 2018, the export value of China's automobile aluminum alloy wheels was 362 million US dollars, a year-on-year decrease of 5.2%, and the export volume was 80,800 tons, an increase of 2.5%. From January to December 2018, the export value of China's automobile aluminum alloy wheels exceeded US$4.5 billion for the first time, reaching US$4.738 billion, an increase of 10.4% year-on-year. The export volume exceeded 950,000 tons for the first time, reaching 994,100 tons (according to the average single weight: 10 kg/ Only converted; equivalent to 99.41 million), an increase of 7.3% year-on-year, the export volume and amount have once again hit a record high. China's automobile wheel exports have been ranked first in the world for 14 consecutive years since it surpassed Germany in 2005. Among them, the total amount of exports to the United States ranked first, close to 2.4 billion US dollars, accounting for more than half of the total export value. The number of exported US countries ranked first with 477,700 tons, according to the average single weight: 10Kg / only converted, equivalent to exporting 47.77 million aluminum wheels in the United States.