Fact #442: November 6, 2006
Automotive Parts Trade between the U.S. and China
The number of automotive parts being imported into the U.S. from China has more than doubled since 2000; over five billion dollars worth of parts were imported in 2005. The U.S. exported just over half a billion dollars worth of automotive parts to China that same year.
Source: U.S. International Trade Commission. Published in "China's Impact on the U.S. Automotive Industry," Congressional Research Service, April 4, 2006.