Feb. 3, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Chongqing
Longxin Engine Co Ltd topped the list of motorcycle manufacturers ranked by export value at US$493 million in 2011, according to a report on 91 Chinese motorcycle manufacturers released by China Association of Automobile Manufacturers or CAAM.
Lifan Group ranked second with export value of US$458 million, followed by Sundiro Honda Motorcycle Co Ltd’s US$332 million, Guangzhou
Haojin Motorcycle Co Ltd’s US$297 million, Jiangmen
Dachangjiang Group Co Ltd’s US$289 million and Chongqing
Yinxiang Motorcycle Co Ltd’s US$288 million. Guangzhou
Dayang Motorcycle Co Ltd ranked seventh with export value at US$281 million, followed by Guangzhou
Zongshen Motorcycle Industrial Co Ltd’s US$278 million, Chongqing
Aeronautic Bashan Motorcycle Manufacturing Co Ltd’s US$218 million and Wuyang-Honda Motors Co Ltd’s US$190 million.
The total motorcycle export value of these ten firms was about US$3.12 billion last year, accounting for 53% of the total.
According to a separate report from CAAM, Chongqing
Longxin Engine also topped the motorcycle firms by export volume of 1.04 million in 2011, followed by Lifan Group and Guangzhou
Zongshen Motorcycle Industrial.
The total export volume of the top ten motorcycle exporters was about 5.83 million last year, accounting for 54% of the total in China.