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European Tire-Labeling Laws Take Effect This Fall

As of November 1, 2012, manufacturers of passenger and light commercial vehicle tires sold in Europe are required to provide information on how their tires rate on three measures: fuel efficiency, noise and wet grip.

SEMA Members: Learn How to Conduct Business in China

UPS is co-sponsoring an upcoming Orange County Business Council International Forum focusing on Doing Business in China, Tuesday, September 25, at The Center Club in Costa Mesa.

Exhibitors: Time Running Out for 2012 SEMA International Buyers' Guide Offer

The final deadline to register for a free listing in the 2012 SEMA International Buyers' Guide—a resource for international buyers seeking new suppliers—is September 8.

Registration Strong for the 2013 SEMA Middle East Business Development Program

Companies manufacturing performance, suspension, wheel, exterior styling, exhaust and interior components have already signed up for the March 13–16, 2012, exploratory and sales trip to the United Arab Emirates.

Manufacturers: Opportunity to Supply Volkswagen Parts to Chinese Distributor

An important distributor in Beijing, China, is seeking a wide range of aftermarket products for Volkswagens.

Three Slots Remain for 2012 SEMA China Business Development Tour

There are just three slots left for those interested in attending the 2012 China Business Development Tour, September 2–7, 2012, in Shanghai and Beijing, so register now!

California Companies Eligible for Additional Grants for SEMA China Tour

The California State Trade and Export Promotion (STEP) program organizers have just announced the provision of $1,000 grants to qualified California-based companies participating in the September 2–7, 2012, SEMA China Business Development Tour to Shanghai and Beijing.

China's Growing Jeep Sales Create Niche Opportunity for SEMA Members

Jeep sales in China rose 81% in 2011 to 22,294 units, and 2012 is off to a good start with Jeep sales rising 52% in the first four months of this year to 7,887 units, according to LMC Automotive Ltd.

Dubai Unveils Special Registration Plates for Classic Cars

The Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has teamed up with the Automobile & Touring Club of the UAE (ATCUAE) to offer unique classic car registration and plates for vehicles older than 30 years.
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