Jiangmen, China, 29 Aug – Jiangmen manufactured 2.27 million motorcycles in 2005, which accounted for 50 percent of the total production of Guangdong province and 13 percent of the national total, according to the Jiangmen Daily newspaper.
The paper added that Guangdong province ranked first in China’s motorcycle production having manufactured 4.56 million units last year.
Jianmen has a well-developed motorcycle industry with 12 manufacturers and 150 companies supplying parts.
The city of Jiangmen, which is some 100 kilometers from Guangzhou and Zhuhai by highway, is in the western region of the Pearl River Delta and has the second-largest port in the province. (macauhub)