Vehicles sales in China tumbled 16.4 percent from a year earlier to 1.91 million units in May 2019, the sharpest drop on record and the 11th consecutive month of decline, raising concerns over the country's growth. Sales of passenger vehicles plunged 17.4 percent to 1.56 million and those of commercial vehicles fell 11.8 percent to 351,000. Meanwhile, sales of new energy vehicles (NEV) rose 1.8 percent to 104,000 units, as car makers reduced prices to boost sales after Beijing introduced tax cuts to spur consumer spending. Considering the first five months of the year, vehicle sales fell 13 percent from a year ago while electric vehicle sales were up 41.5 percent. Total Vehicle Sales in China averaged 1070185.92 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
2019-03-11 08:50 AM Vehicle Sales YoY -13.8% -15.8%
2019-04-12 08:00 AM Vehicle Sales YoY -5.2% -13.8%
2019-05-13 06:00 AM Vehicle Sales YoY -14.6% -5.2%
2019-06-12 06:30 AM Vehicle Sales YoY -16.4% -14.6% -12%
2019-07-11 06:50 AM Vehicle Sales YoY -16.4%
2019-08-10 07:30 AM Vehicle Sales YoY
2019-09-11 08:00 AM Vehicle Sales YoY


China Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 49.40 50.10 59.20 38.80 Index Points [+]
Services PMI 52.70 54.50 54.70 50.00 Index Points [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 54.30 54.30 62.20 50.80 percent [+]
Manufacturing PMI 50.20 50.20 52.30 47.20 [+]
Industrial Production 5.00 5.40 29.40 -21.10 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.36 0.37 1.32 0.13 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 5.00 5.30 11.40 5.00 percent [+]
New Orders 49.80 51.40 65.10 32.30 Index Points [+]
Changes in Inventories 15873.10 14186.00 15873.10 3.00 CNY HML [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 1912600.00 1980500.00 3060271.00 88416.00 [+]
Car Production 1491400.00 1660500.00 2669100.00 215533.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 1561200.00 1574900.00 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 85032.00 80326.00 85032.00 4918.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production 3.90 2.90 7.90 -3.80 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 75.90 76.00 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 51.50 52.70 53.70 48.00 [+]
Cement Production 22696.00 21345.40 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 1812940.00 1297200.00 7518710.00 1617.00 CNY Million [+]
Ease of Doing Business 46.00 78.00 99.00 46.00 [+]
Electricity Production 544000.00 569800.00 640500.00 41760.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]


China Total Vehicle Sales

In China, Total Vehicle Sales refers to the number of automobiles sold in a given month. This page provides - China Total Vehicle Sales- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. China Total Vehicle Sales - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1912600.00 1980500.00 3060271.00 88416.00 1997 - 2019 Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Australia 75550.00 Apr/19
Brazil 198779.00 May/19
China 1912600.00 May/19
Mexico 56387.00 Apr/19
Russia 137624.00 May/19
South Africa 40506.00 May/19
Spain 125625.00 May/19
Turkey 33016.00 May/19
United States 17.30 May/19


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