CATARC report - May 2017: NEV trends in China
New energy vehicle production in April at same level as previous year
Production volumes in China (Summary)
This report is based on a report by Beijing CATARC Automotive Technology Development Company*;
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Production volume of new energy vehicles (electric vehicles [EVs], plug-in hybrid vehicles [PHVs], and fuel cell vehicles [FCVs]; excluding vehicles equipped with lead-acid batteries) in April 2017 in China was at about the same level as in the previous year for the same period. Ratio of EV to PHV was 8:2; the majority of new energy vehicles produced was EVs. By vehicle type, production volume of passenger cars, buses, and special-purpose vehicles accounted for 91%, 3%, and 6%, respectively, of the production share.