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Production hits new high

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  • Writer: Piyachart Maikaew
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Thailand's automotive industry enjoyed a bumper year in 2012, with vehicle production totalling 2.45 million units, a 68.32% jump from 2011, lifting Thailand to 10th place among the world's car producers. 

According to the Automotive Industry Club at the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI), vehicle production hit its highest point in 51 years.

Of the total, 957,623 units were passenger cars (39%), 582 were buses of more than 10 tonnes and 1.49 million were trucks.

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