Aftermarket Business

Parts Authority
This acquisition represents an expansion of the Parts Authority market share in Arizona. The transaction closed May 1, 2019.
Gates (NYSE: GTES) announced the promotion of Mark Osterman to senior sales director for Gates brand U.S. automotive replacement market.
The sixth edition of the Chengdu International Trade Fair for Automotive Parts and Aftermarket Services (CAPAS) opens from May 23-25 at the Chengdu Century City New International Exhibition & Convention Center in China.
Automotive Engineering Show
Every major technological shift reflects a quantum leap in automotive manufacturing which is the first to adopt new technology trends followed by other manufacturing sectors.
Global Market Insight
The automotive aftermarket is forecasted to register its name in the billion-dollar fraternity down the line of six years, by exceeding a revenue of $1.42 billion by 2024 with a projected CAGR of 5 percent over 2018-2024.
Auto Care Association
The Auto Care Association today released the second edition of its research report on the Mexican aftermarket, titled 2019 Mexico Market Report: An Assessment of Mexico’s Light Passenger Vehicle Aftermarket.    
The Latin American passenger vehicle (PV) market is expected to achieve unit shipment of approximately 5.72 million units in 2019, growing at 4.3 percent year over year.
Cloyes
Cloyes Gear and Products recently celebrated 15 years of successful operations at its 20,000-square-foot Aguascalientes, Mexico distribution center, and concurrently celebrated all 15 years without a single lost time incident.
The Network
Twenty-four winners traveled to New Orleans, Louisiana for an all expenses paid supercar car racing experience courtesy of Automotive Distribution Network's 2019 Repair America promotion.
DriveDuracell.com
East Penn Manufacturing Co. is pleased to announce a new online application guide tool on DriveDuracell.com to help users find the right automotive Duracell battery that’s right for their vehicle.

Special Reports