Sunday, June 28, 2009

Bangkok Post: Aftermarket parts trade thrives as drivers keep cars

While sellers of new and used cars alike struggle, some auto-parts operators are prospering in tough economic times, as drivers strive to keep their cars running longer.

Consumers who have financial concerns and can't replace their existing cars are doing everything they can to keep them in order. But the older cars get, the more work they need. As a result, the engine and parts aftermarket and the second-hand parts market is brighter than ever.