China’s national brands are emerging as a force to be reckoned with as the country’s automotive industry evolves and matures. A decade ago, their sales were negligible, their market share insignificant and their force non-existent. Not these days. Sales of national-branded passenger cars last year soared to nearly 2.6 million units, while their share of China’s light-vehicle market rose to 29.6%, according to J.D. Power & Associates. The best-selling car was Shanghai-based battery ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" 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- andheavy-duty truck volumes
•Historical data and much more!

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

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.