China Automotive Sector Report 2019 1st QuarterAn EMIS Insights Industry Report
EMIS is an ISI Emerging Markets Group Company Date: September 2019
Available in: English
In Q4 2018, the sales of motor vehicles in China were 7.6mn units, representing a decline of 13% y/y. Commercial vehicle sales remained relatively flat with a 0.9% y/y growth in Q4 2018, but the sales of passenger cars contracted by 15% y/y. China’s automobile industry faced unprecedented difficulties during 2018. The lacklustre auto market was conditioned by the slow growth of China’s GDP, the trade dispute with the US and the weakening consumer sentiment. According to CAAM’s forecasts, the downward trend in auto sales will continue in 2019.Annual auto sales fell 2.8% y/y to 28.08mn units in 2018, while production went down by 4.2% y/y. The production and sales of sedans fell by 4% y/y and 2.7% y/y, respectively. The output of SUVs, a category which underwent explosive development in recent years, dropped by 3.2% y/y and their sales declined by 2.5% y/y.
This report provides a complete and detailed analysis of the automotive sector for China. EMIS Insights presents in-depth business intelligence in a standard format across countries and regions, providing a balanced mix between analysis and data.
What this report allows you to do:
- Understand the key elements at play in the automotive sector in China
- Access forecasts for growth in the sector
- View key data on vehicle fleet, production, registrations and trade for the sector in China
- Crystallise the forces both driving and restraining this sector in China
- Ascertain China’s position in the global sector
- Build a complete perspective on sector trade, investment and employment
- Assess market share by type of vehicle and brand
- Understand the competitive landscape and who the major players are
- View M&A activity and major deals
- Gain an understanding of the regulatory environment for the sector in China
- Build a clear picture of trends and issues for sub-sectors (passenger cars, heavy and commercial vehicles).
See below for a complete table of report contents: