Autos In The US Economy (2)

Mary T. Barra, the chief govt of Common Motors, with President Trump at a Michigan occasion final month to debate automaking and job creation.

The odd-trying line on this graph is the one for domestic consumption of autos and elements as a fraction of GDP; the line begins to drop after 2002, only reversing in 2010. It’s odd to me as a result of a graph of US car gross sales is actually flat from 2001 to 2007 at between sixteen and 17 million vehicles per year. Studying off Stuart’s graph above, the gross consumption line starts at about three.7% of GDP in 2001 and drops to around 2.eight% in 2007, so roughly a 25% drop. Looking at BEA Table 1.1.5. US GDP rose 36% throughout that period.

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