01 May 2013 20:20 [Source: ICIS news]
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HOUSTON (ICIS)--General Motors, Ford and Chrysler all reported double-digit increases in April US auto sales on Wednesday, while import brands reported mixed results.
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Among import brands, Toyota said its
Overall, automakers reported April sales of 1.29m, up 9.3% from 1.18m from the same time last year, according to Autodata.
The American Chemistry Council (ACC) estimates that each automobile contains an average of $3,297 (€2,506) worth of chemicals, such as acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS), nylon, polycarbonate (PC) and others.($1 = €0.76)
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