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GM says August China auto sales up 11.2pc

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 04 September, 2013, 12:51pm
UPDATED : Wednesday, 04 September, 2013, 12:51pm

General Motors and its Chinese joint ventures sold 245,799 vehicles in China in August, an 11.2 per cent increase from a year earlier, the US automaker said on Wednesday.

In July, year-on-year vehicle sales rose 11.1 per cent.

GM makes vehicles in China in partnership with FAW Group and SAIC Motor.


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