BEIJING — A freeway construction boom and a growing trend toward mass transit drive up the sale of buses and luxury coaches throughout China. Some 15,700 buses and coaches were sold in the year's first half, up 60.4% from the same period the previous year, the China Automotive Industry Assn. says, marking a new record and following five consecutive years of growth. Officials attribute the sales increase to China's massive investment in urban public works, the rapid construction of ...

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