Vehicle sales in China slumped 13.8 percent from a year earlier to 1.48 million units in February 2019, after a 16 percent decline in the previous month. It was the eighth consecutive annual decrease in vehicle sales due to the economic slowdown and the Lunar New Year holiday which this year took place in the first week of February. Sales of passenger cars fell 17.4 percent to 1.22 million units while those of commercial vehicles increased 8 percent to 262 thousand units. On the other hand, sales of new energy vehicles, such as electric cars, jumped 53.6 percent to 53 thousand units. Sales of pure electric vehicles increased 69.4 percent to 40 thousand units during the period, and those of plug-in hybrids grew 18.6 percent to 13 thousand units. Considering the first two months of 2019, vehicle sales fell 14.9 percent over a year ago to 3.85 million units. Meantime, sales of new energy vehicles grew 98.9 percent to 148 thousand units. Total Vehicle Sales in China averaged 1058024.78 from 1997 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 3060271 in December of 2017 and a record low of 88416 in January of 1998.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-12-11 08:50 AM Vehicle Sales YoY -13.9% -11.7%
2019-01-14 09:00 AM Vehicle Sales YoY -13% -13.9%
2019-02-18 06:40 AM Vehicle Sales YoY -15.8% -13%
2019-03-11 08:50 AM Vehicle Sales YoY -13.8% -15.8%
2019-04-11 08:00 AM Vehicle Sales YoY -13.8%
2019-05-11 06:30 AM Vehicle Sales YoY
2019-06-11 06:00 AM Vehicle Sales YoY


China Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 49.20 49.50 59.20 38.80 Index Points [+]
Services PMI 51.10 53.60 54.70 50.00 Index Points [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 54.30 54.70 62.20 50.80 percent [+]
Manufacturing PMI 49.90 48.30 52.30 47.20 [+]
Industrial Production 5.30 5.30 29.40 -21.10 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.43 0.43 1.32 0.13 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 5.60 5.60 11.40 5.50 percent [+]
New Orders 50.60 49.60 65.10 32.30 Index Points [+]
Changes in Inventories 14186.00 11054.00 14186.00 3.00 CNY HML [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 1480000.00 2367300.00 3060271.00 88416.00 [+]
Car Production 1140300.00 1995087.00 2669100.00 215533.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 1219500.00 2021089.00 2672300.00 213534.00 [+]
Internet Speed 7583.32 6295.74 7583.32 635.70 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 98862937.00 104032031.00 119094184.00 28818357.00 IP [+]
Steel Production 75013.00 76121.00 82552.00 4918.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production 0.30 0.30 7.90 -3.80 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 76.00 76.50 78.00 72.90 percent [+]
Competitiveness Index 72.61 71.76 72.61 4.55 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 28.00 28.00 34.00 26.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 50.70 50.90 53.70 48.00 [+]
Cement Production 18394.00 20521.00 23427.00 781.50 Ten Thousands of Tonnes [+]
Corruption Index 39.00 41.00 41.00 21.60 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 87.00 77.00 100.00 40.00 [+]
Corporate Profits 6635140.00 6116880.00 7518710.00 1617.00 CNY Million [+]
Ease of Doing Business 46.00 78.00 99.00 46.00 [+]
Electricity Production 620000.00 554300.00 640500.00 41760.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]


China Total Vehicle Sales

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1480000.00 2367300.00 3060271.00 88416.00 1997 - 2019 Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Australia 87528.00 Dec/18
Brazil 162537.00 Feb/19
China 1480000.00 Feb/19
Mexico 68254.00 Jan/19
Russia 128406.00 Feb/19
South Africa 43251.00 Feb/19
Spain 100701.00 Feb/19
Turkey 24875.00 Feb/19
United States 16.57 Feb/19


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