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Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition

Workers install a sign ahead of the Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition (AUTO Shanghai) at the Shanghai International Exhibition Center in Shanghai, China Thursday, April 18, 2013. These should be good times for Chinese automakers as they prepare to show off their latest models at the Shanghai auto show. Their home market is the world's biggest and growing. But independent automakers such as Chery and Geely are being squeezed by bigger, richer global rivals including General Motors and Nissan that are creating low-priced models for local tastes. Domestic brands account for less than half of their own market