Chery Automobile Co., Ltd. is an automobile manufacturing company headquartered in Wuhu, Anhui, China. It was founded in 1997 and is a state-owned corporation. Its products are primarily passenger cars, minivans, and SUVs, etc.
Chery began the production of automobiles in 1999 and the export of vehicles from China in 2001. It has been China's largest passenger car exporter since 2003 and in the year of 2011 alone, exported around 25% of its total production.
Chery has several vehicle assembly and component manufacturing facilities in mainland China. Its vehicles are assembled in around 15 other countries.