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China Auto Manufacturers Expecting Record Hybrid, EV Sales This Year

Deputy secretary-general of the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers Ye Shengji forecasts hybrid and electric car sales in China will be between 60-80,000 units in 2014.

Published: 12-Jan-2014

The domestic alternative-fuel vehicle industry has reached a turning point and is on track for rapid development in the next two or three years, said experts.

Ye Shengji, deputy secretary-general of the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers, forecast that sales of electric and hybrid electric vehicles in China will reach 60,000 to 80,000 units this year.

Ye made the remark at the 2013 Global New Energy Vehicle Conference, which began on Thursday in Haikou, capital of Hainan province.

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