CATARC report - May 2018: NEV trends in China
New energy vehicle production approaches 80,000 units in April
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 a lead-acid battery) in April 2018 increased by 32.5% month-over-month (m/m) and by 147% year-over-year (y/y). By vehicle type, production volume of EVs and PHVs accounted for 80% and 20%, respectively, of the production share, and passenger cars, buses and special-purpose vehicles accounted for 87%, 9% and 4%, respectively, of the share.