A Cadillac XT5 SUV is displayed at the Shanghai car show in April last year. The car brand helped GM sell a record 4 million units in China in 2017. Photo: Simon Song

GM car sales speed past a record 4 million in 2017 in China even as it hits a bump in its home market

US car sales decline for the first time since 2009, while China’s consumers bought more than a quarter of the world’s cars in 2017

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A Cadillac XT5 SUV is displayed at the Shanghai car show in April last year. The car brand helped GM sell a record 4 million units in China in 2017. Photo: Simon Song
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Laura He

Laura He

Before joining the Post, Laura worked for MarketWatch and The Wall Street Journal Digital Network in San Francisco and Hong Kong. She has also worked for Forbes in San Francisco and had stints at Xinhua News Agency as economics editor, anchor and financial correspondent in both Beijing and Hong Kong. She has an MA degree in digital journalism from Stanford University and passed CFA exams.