WUHAN, China, May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Automotive Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAAS), a leading power steering components and systems supplier in China, today announced that it will issue financial results for the 2013 first quarter ended March 31, 2013 on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 before the market opens. Management will conduct a conference call on May 14 th at 8:00 A.M. EDT/8:00 P.M. Beijing Time to discuss these results. A question and answer session will follow management's presentation.To participate, please call the following numbers 10 minutes before the call start time and ask to be connected to the "China Automotive Systems" conference call:
Phone Number: + 1-877-407-8031 ( North America) Phone Number: + 1-201-689-8031 (International)
In addition, the conference call will be broadcast live over the Internet at: http://www.caasauto.com.Please go to the web site at least 15 minutes early to register, download and install any necessary software. A telephone replay of the call will be available after the conclusion of the conference call through 11:59 P.M. EDT on June 14, 2013. The dial-in details for the replay are: U.S. Toll Free Number + 1-877-660-6853, International dial-in number +1-201-612-7415 using Conference ID "413624" to access the replay. About China Automotive Systems, Inc. Based in Hubei Province, the People's Republic of China, China Automotive Systems, Inc. is a leading supplier of power steering components and systems to the Chinese automotive industry, operating through eight Sino-foreign joint ventures. The Company offers a full range of steering system parts for passenger automobiles and commercial vehicles. The Company currently offers four separate series of power steering with an annual production capacity of over 3.8 million sets of steering gears, columns and steering hoses. Its customer base is comprised of leading auto manufacturers, such as China FAW Group, Corp., Dongfeng Auto Group Co., Ltd., BYD Auto Company Limited, Beiqi Foton Motor Co., Ltd., and Chery Automobile Co., Ltd. in China and Chrysler North America in North America. For more information, please visit: http://www.caasauto.com Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains statements that are "forward-looking statements" as defined under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements represent the Company's estimates and assumptions only as of the date of this press release. The Company´s actual results may differ materially from the results described in or anticipated by these forward-looking statements due to certain risks and uncertainties, including those described under the heading "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 27, 2013, and in documents subsequently filed by the Company from time to time. The Company expressly disclaims any duty to provide updates to any forward-looking statements made in this press release, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.