Cars stand ready for delivery at BYD’s electric car factory in Xian, Shaanxi province. Sales of new-energy vehicles fell 42 per cent to 78,000 units last month. Photo: EPA-EFE

China’s car sales slump 4.2 per cent in November as reluctant consumers stay away from big ticket purchases

  • China’s car market, the world’s largest, is heading for a second consecutive annual drop
  • For the first 11 months of the year, car sales have slumped 10.2 per cent to 19.27 million units
Topic |   Autos

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Cars stand ready for delivery at BYD’s electric car factory in Xian, Shaanxi province. Sales of new-energy vehicles fell 42 per cent to 78,000 units last month. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Daniel Ren

Daniel Ren

Daniel Ren is the SCMP's Shanghai bureau chief. A Shanghai native, Daniel joined the SCMP in 2007 as a Business reporter.