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  1. Manufacturing shows further gains

    Posted Mar 05th 2009, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... in steel prices, electricity production and home sales. 'Nonetheless, my 5 per cent [gross domestic product] forecast remains unchanged.' Beijing targets 8 per cent economic growth ...

  2. GM looks to tie-up with FAW for sales growth

    Posted Feb 06th 2009, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... in January from the same month a year ago. Promising market US car giant looks to offset sliding sales at home The number of vehicles the mainland targets to sell this year: 10m ... Kandy Wong General Motors Corp may form a commercial vehicle venture with Jilin-based FAW Group as the United States car giant hopes to rely on the mainland market to offset sliding sales ...

  3. US export window opens for Geely

    Posted Jan 07th 2009, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... At home, sales are falling. When negative vehicle sales growth was reported in November- the traditional peak sales season- it alarmed Beijing and the industry. Vehicle sales fell 4.3 per cent ... at home or abroad. But the different strategies also show that economic crises offer opportunities. For Hong Kong-listed Geely, a slowing US car market, as American consumers buy fewer locally ...

  4. China overtakes Japan as No2 car market

    Posted Jan 12th 2007, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... and rising consumer demand, global carmakers generally achieved good sales in the mainland last year, helping to partly offset falling sales in their home countries. Japan's Toyota Motor Corp, ... Kandy Wong China's car sales rose 25 per cent last year to 7.2 million units, making the country the world's second-largest market, according to the China Association ...

  5. Vehicle exports on track to post first full-year decline in five years

    Posted Feb 16th 2009, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... outlook for an industry that faces declining individual sales in an increasingly competitive home market and looks to exports to boost revenue. 'Exports fell dramatically in December last ... to dominate their home turf and until that happens, they will not dominate export markets,' Mr Bonnell said. The vehicle association expected total sales, including exports, could reach 10 ...

  6. Top car bosses in Shanghai to vie for stake

    Posted Apr 21st 2009, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... to the mainland from the US. Toyota Motor Corp, Honda Motor and Nissan Motor, hit by falling sales in their home market and the US, are racing to launch environment-friendly vehicles on the mainland ... of the mainland market as sales slump in the United States and Japan. Daimler chief executive Dieter Zetsche said he expected Mercedes-Benz to outsell rival BMW on the mainland in two or three years. Last ...

  7. Carmakers pin hopes on sales of luxury brands

    Posted Apr 27th 2009, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... Kandy Wong Local and foreign carmakers in the country are pinning their hopes on resilient sales in the luxury segment to help cushion an expected fall in overall demand for cars ... three cars on the mainland in 2003 but last year this rose to 100 sales. 'The affluent consumers' propensity to spend has indeed been affected by the global financial crisis,' ...

  8. Nam Tai's board proposes voluntary liquidation

    Posted May 13th 2009, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... attributable to shareholders of US$8 million in the first three months on weak demand of end products such as Bluetooth wireless technology for headsets and home entertainment devices. Net income for last year was US$9.6 million. Sales in the this year's first quarter decreased 30.4 per cent to US$102.2 million, while gross profit margin declined to 7.8 per cent from 13.8 per cent ...

  9. 5b yuan subsidy scheme fails to trigger surge in rural car sales

    Posted Mar 30th 2009, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... Kandy Wong Government subsidies aimed at boosting car sales in the country's rural districts have failed to capture the attention of prospective buyers or provide a boost for the vehicle industry, say critics. Under the 'car sales boost in rural areas' subsidy programme that began on March 1 and will run until December 31, the Ministry of Finance will subsidise ...

  10. Toyota pursues expansion as rivals stall

    Posted Nov 17th 2008, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... Kandy Wong While most of its rivals are bracing for production cuts and weak sales, Toyota Motor Corp is pursuing expansion plans on the mainland. Last month, Japan's No1 carmaker ... Toyota, a latecomer to the mainland vehicle market compared with General Motors Corp and Volkswagen, said that its sales jumped 24 per cent for the first nine months to 429,000 vehicles. The sales ...




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