China says roads reach 90 percent of population


BEIJING, Dec 18 (Reuters) - Main roads and highways now reach more than 90 percent of China's 1.3 billion people and have brought enormous economic benefits well worth the estimated 900 billion yuan ($122 billion) cost, officials said on Tuesday. By 2010, every village in China's remote and poor west, home to restless minority groups, would be reachable on a sealed road, said Dong Xuebo, head of the Communications Ministry's general planning departments. These routes -- which stretch ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"China says roads reach 90 percent of population" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.

Mar 8, 2018

Toyota Camry Hybrid 2.5L Atkinson 4-Cyl. – 2018 Award Acceptance

Masashi Hakariya, project manager-engine development at Toyota, accepts award for Toyota Camry Hybrid at 2018 Wards 10 Best Engines ceremony....More


Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×