Chinese pickup production, sales increase in Q1

BEIJING, (APP – UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – Apr 21, 2024) China’s pickup market grew in the first quarter of 2024, with both production and sales increasing significantly, industry data showed.

During this period, pickup truck production increased 8.6 percent year-over-year to 128,000 units, while pickup truck sales increased 8 percent.

1 percent to 135,000 units, according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers.

Combined sales of the five largest pickup makers reached 106,000 units – an increase of 11.9 percent and accounting for 78.6 percent of total sales, the data showed.

In the first quarter, car sales in China rose 10.6 percent year-on-year to 6.72 million units, while car production rose 6.4 percent year-on-year to about 6.61 million units.