China OEM Equipment


Toyota EV U-turn as VW launches China electric model

Japanese manufacturer accepts China pressure on EV development as VW announces new all-electric model.

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, OEM Equipment, Toyota, Volkswagen

6th May, 2017        

No newcomers for petrol vehicles industry in China

The Chinese government will not approve any applications by newcomers to the auto industry that want to produce petrol-powered vehicles in China.

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

31st October, 2016        

VW China sales and global group profits recover despite emissions scandal

The German carmaker sees sales growing in the crucial Chinese market as group Q1 results are positive, although VW brand takes a hit.

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

31st May, 2016        

Focus in China remains on green cars

NEV sales grow as automakers continue to expand their hybrid ranges

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, hybrids, OEM Equipment, Toyota, Volkswagen

30th May, 2016        

EV subsidies may be distorting Chinese sales figures

Discrepancies in subsidies payments may be behind surging demand for electric cars

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, OEM Equipment

1st May, 2016        

Copycat carmaker loses licence

More than 50 manufacturing companies lose their licenses in China as government cracks down

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Lubricants, OEM Equipment

4th April, 2016        

Sino-Western companies team up on "connected cars"

Geely and Aston Martin are both exploring the Internet of Things with new partnerships

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Europe, Mobile technology, OEM Equipment

4th April, 2016        

China car sales to grow 8% in 2016

New car sales will hit 23m units this year as total vehicle fleet swells

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

29th February, 2016        

Japanese car sales post modest growth

After years of slowing sales Japanese automakers are gaining ground in China

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, Japan, OEM Equipment, Toyota, Volkswagen

29th February, 2016        

Daimler clashes with Chinese rivals for Iranian truck market

With sanctions lifted, German truck makers are looking to take back market share from China

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Daimler, Europe, Middle East, OEM Equipment

29th February, 2016        

Beijing relaxes rules for dealers

Government will ease restrictions to allow dealers to clear inventory

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

2nd February, 2016        

Light vehicle sales rise 7.3% in 2015

Chinese vehicle deliveries rose to 21.1m cars last year as a late surge lifted sales

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, GM, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

2nd February, 2016        

China NEV market gets boost in 2016

NEV adoption rises on massive government stimulus promise

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, OEM Equipment, Scandinavia

3rd January, 2016        

Beijing to toughen pollution standards again

China's capital will ramp up emissions standards in 2017

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

30th December, 2015        

VW investigation will not affect investment in China

Despite being sued by a local environmental group, VW remains committed to the growing market

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

30th December, 2015        

Panasonic to produce diesel exhaust filter for China

The tech giant is banking on tougher emissions regulations to boost demand for advanced filters

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

30th November, 2015        

Tax breaks boost China's small vehicle output

Manufacturers expect robust demand as government incentives spur demand

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

30th November, 2015        

Chinese startup takes on Tesla

A Chinese billionaire is betting big on electric vehicles by building a plant in the US

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, OEM Equipment

30th November, 2015        

Carmakers invest in NEVs for China

Volvo, London Taxi and Aston Martin are all developing electric cars for the Chinese market

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Europe, OEM Equipment, Volvo

31st October, 2015        

VW could lose trust in China in race against Toyota

Reputational damage may slow VW in its global sales race against Toyota

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, CO2 emissions, OEM Equipment, Toyota, Volkswagen

31st October, 2015        

Light vehicles sales pick up in China

Sales rose 3.3% in September on strong SUV growth

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

24th October, 2015        

Ford to invest in new China R&D plant

The US car giant is doubling its efforts to crack the Chinese market with a focus on EVs

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Ford, OEM Equipment

24th October, 2015        

Fuchs and FAW announce strategic partnership

The Chinese carmaker and German producer team up to corner after sales market

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Europe, Fuchs, OEM Equipment

28th September, 2015        

Luxury carmakers adjust to China slowdown

Carmakers are adapting to waning sales by focusing on their most successful lines

Tags: BMW, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Porsche

27th September, 2015        

China's auto market to grow 1.4% in 2015

Amidst major economic headwinds, the sector struggles to meet 7% growth estimates

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, GM, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

27th September, 2015        

Daimler still bullish on China sales

Mercedes-Benz owner feels confident it will deliver 300,000 units this year

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Daimler, Europe, OEM Equipment

24th August, 2015        

As sales fall, VW continues to open new China plants

Sales dipped for the first time since 2005 as VW opens its 20th plant in China

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Europe, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

23rd August, 2015        

Automakers assess damage after Tianjin blast

A gigantic chemical blast disrupts operations in northeast China

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Toyota

23rd August, 2015        

CAAM cuts auto growth forecast in half

China’s auto industry body predicts sales will grow by just 3% this year, down from 7% in January

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

28th July, 2015        

VW and Saab owner to build new China plants

In the midst of falling sales and rock bottom prices, carmakers are doubling down on Chinese production

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

28th July, 2015        

Spot the difference: Porsche vs Zotye

A Chinese carmaker has caused a stir with a copycat Macan, but cheap SUVs might actually be helping foreign carmakers

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

28th July, 2015        

China vehicle exports drop 11% in May

Weak demand in core markets continues to hurt China’s domestic automakers

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

28th June, 2015        

Profits plunge at Chery as JVs struggle

State-owned automaker suffers heavy losses as Jaguar Land Rover and Qoros ventures stumble

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

27th June, 2015        

China carmakers invest heavily into NEVs

Domestic firms are betting big on electric vehicles as they seek to diversify their offerings

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, OEM Equipment

27th June, 2015        

Auto sales slow in China

Amid an economic slowdown new vehicles sales continue to decline

Tags: automotive industry, BMW, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

25th May, 2015        

VW China's No 1 brand for auto buyers

The German carmaker is proving popular with Chinese consumers

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

25th May, 2015        

GM slashes prices, ups investment

Slower growth has spurred the US carmaker to up its game in the vital Chinese market

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, General Motors, OEM Equipment

25th May, 2015        

Shanghai Auto Show 2015 commences in style

Foreign and domestic automakers put their best foot forward to woo Chinese dealers and drivers

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

26th April, 2015        

China's auto imports fall in Q1

Foreign auto imports to China have slid 1.5% year-on-year in the first three months of 2015

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

19th April, 2015        

SUVs the key to China's automarket

Foreign and domestic automakers enjoy strong SUV sales growth

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Ford, OEM Equipment

19th April, 2015        

ChemChina buys Pirelli

State-owned chemical giant buys one of the world's largest tyre brands.

Tags: automotive industry, China OEM Equipment, Europe, OEM Equipment

25th March, 2015        

Domestic automakers struggle at home and abroad

Exports fell in 2014 as home markets shrunk, causing concern for Chinese carmakers

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

22nd March, 2015        

Volvo and Geely go from strength to strength

Both automakers are seeing sales rise at home and abroad

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Scandinavia, Volvo

22nd March, 2015        

VW’s China-built budget car plan is taking shape

Volkswagen group makes progress on inexpensive line, despite improvements in luxury sector

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

22nd March, 2015        

FAW-Toyota prepare 1.24bn yuan dealer subsidy

The auto venture will cover the losses of rising inventories

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

24th February, 2015        

EV sales to comprise 11% of total by 2020

KPMG sees electric vehicle sales picking up in China, but Tesla lags behind

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, OEM Equipment

23rd February, 2015        

China hits 154m cars in 2014

While ownership is up some are predicting a dip in growth in 2015

Tags: Asia, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

23rd February, 2015        

China's auto sector outlook in 2015

Slowing growth, vehicle and emissions restrictions will provide challenges and opportunities this year

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, CO2 emissions, OEM Equipment

23rd January, 2015        

Surprising recovery for China's domestic auto brands

Despite falling sales for many of China's automakers some fared better than others

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

20th January, 2015        

Toyota's future in China mixed

Despite ambitious expansion plans, Toyota dealers are looking worried as vehicles remain unsold.

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Toyota

20th January, 2015        

China breaks 300m drivers mark

There are now almost as many drivers as people living in the US

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

21st December, 2014        

China produced 21m automobiles in the first 11 months of 2014

Vehicle production has grown significantly as consumer demand remains strong

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

21st December, 2014        

GM to invest heavily in China

The US car giant is looking to best rival VW in the Chinese market

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, GM, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

21st December, 2014        

Western carmakers build luxury with Chinese characteristics

Daimler and Dartz are doing more for the Chinese dollar with luxury models aimed specifically at China's luxury car buyers.

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

29th November, 2014        

Made-in-China Volvo hits the market

Four years after being acquired by Geely, Volvo is starting to show progress

Tags: China OEM Equipment, Europe, OEM Equipment, Scandinavia, Volvo

24th November, 2014        

VW China says growth to slow to 10% on lack of capacity

Expansion may slow but the German car giant is still bullish on China long-term

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

24th November, 2014        

VW China says growth to slow to 10% on lack of capacity

Expansion may slow but the German car giant is still bullish on China long-term

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

24th November, 2014        

China to penalize automakers that fall behind fuel targets

The government is planning to name and shame substandard manufacturers in a bid to improve fuel economy

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, CO2 emissions, GM, hybrids, Nissan, OEM Equipment, Porsche

26th October, 2014        

Baidu and BMW to collaborate on automated car project

The luxury carmaker and Chinese online giant have already started trials in Beijing and Shanghai

Tags: BMW, China, China OEM Equipment, Europe, Google, OEM Equipment

26th October, 2014        

Auto market growth could halve this year, says CAAM

A sluggish economy could reduce growth to 7% by the end of 2014

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

26th October, 2014        

Foreign carmakers continue building spree

Ford, Hyundai and VW have all slated new plants for construction in China

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, Ford, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

18th September, 2014        

China’s EV charging network could see a major boost

Tesla, China Unicom and the government are all planning massive investments in EV infrastructure

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, OEM Equipment

18th September, 2014        

Great Wall releases new taxi lube

Chinese oil major pioneers a lubricant for tough taxi conditions

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, CNPC, Great Wall, OEM Equipment

18th September, 2014        

SAIC-GM-Wuling to set up R&D centre for Baojun brand

The joint venture is looking to build on the rural success of its MPV offering

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, General Motors, OEM Equipment

20th August, 2014        

NEV sales jump tenfold in July

In response to generous government subsidies, neighbourhood electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid sales are soaring

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, Japan, N America, OEM Equipment

20th August, 2014        

Automakers under pressure in anti-trust probe

Foreign carmakers are coming under fire for their Chinese pricing strategies

Tags: automotive industry, BMW, China, China OEM Equipment, Europe, Japan, OEM Equipment, Toyota, Volkswagen

20th August, 2014        

VW plans expansion as China sales rocket

The German automaker plans two more assembly plants as sales increase by 19%

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

26th July, 2014        

Shell’s China centre to focus on truck lubes

New facility will develop high-end, low viscosity lubes for the Chinese HDDO market

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Shell

26th July, 2014        

MRG Labs and PanAn form China partnership

The Chinese equipment firm will become the exclusive distributor for lubes testing kits, according to Machinery Lubrication

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

26th July, 2014        

Geely to export Chinese Volvos to US, Russia

Chinese carmaker could begin exporting certain models as early as next year

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, General Motors, OEM Equipment, Volvo

24th June, 2014        

OEM suppliers welcome tough emission standards

Companies specialising in pollution lowering products embrace China's ant-smog drive

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

22nd June, 2014        

China to scrap clunkers in anti-pollution drive

In a bid to tackle pollution Chinese authorities aim to take 5.3m polluting vehicles off the road by the end of the year

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

15th June, 2014        

China could have 1bn drivers in 10yrs, says CAAM

Auto industry body claims sky-rocketing number of drivers could have a significant environmental impact

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

15th June, 2014        

Tencent expands into auto sector

Chinese internet giants buys navigation data and teams up with Shell for roadside assistance

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, Mobile technology, OEM Equipment, shale, Shell

23rd May, 2014        

China now Valeo’s biggest market

French OEM supplier’s foreign sales exceed domestic ones

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Europe, OEM Equipment

22nd May, 2014        

China Car market to grow 11% in 2014

Despite optimistic growth figures, foreign automakers look likely to dominate official car sales

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

21st May, 2014        

Carmakers eye up EV market in China

Foreign and domestic companies are ramping up investment in EVs after government drives

Tags: BMW, China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, Nissan, OEM Equipment, Toyota

21st May, 2014        

Beijing auto show a hit

118 new models were exhibited at the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition

Tags: automotive industry, BMW, China, China OEM Equipment, Chrysler, General Motors, OEM Equipment, Toyota, Volkswagen

28th April, 2014        

JARN releases green HDDOs in Yunnan

Chinese producer to distribute eco-friendly lubes for a modernising truck fleet

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

27th April, 2014        

China’s car sales rise 8% in March

Fear of purchasing restrictions in major cities has lead to panic buying, inflating vehicle sales

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, General Motors, GM, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

24th April, 2014        

China ramps up EV drive

The government is increasing incentives for carmakers and consumers in a bid to reduce pollution

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, OEM Equipment

13th April, 2014        

Chinese automakers look to Africa for growth

Under increasing pressure in their domestic market, carmakers are looking further afield for sales

Tags: Africa, automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, OEM Equipment

8th April, 2014        

Great Wall increase collaboration in metal lubes sector

The Chinese oil giant is partnering with national OEMs to promote lubes R&D

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Great Wall, Lubricants, OEM Equipment

23rd March, 2014        

Fuchs and DMG MORI form machine lubes partnership in China

The German lubes producer becomes the preferred supplier for machine tools giant

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Europe, Fuchs, OEM Equipment

20th March, 2014        

Hyundai to begin truck output in China

South Korean manufacturer is seeking to compete with European rivals in a lucrative market

Tags: Asia, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Volvo

16th March, 2014        

Tesla hits Chinese market with $120,000 offering

Electric carmaker will market its first model in China, but consumers may not be ready

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, OEM Equipment

16th March, 2014        

BYD, I2R to develop driverless cars

Buffett-backed automaker to collaborate with research institute on auto-pilot technology

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

25th February, 2014        

Chinese auto industry strong in 2013, but not without its challenges

Car sales growth fell below projections in January, with domestic manufacturers’ market share slipping

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Ford, General Motors, hydraulics, OEM Equipment, Toyota

20th February, 2014        

Volvo and Geely to develop subcompact car

Sino-Swedish partnership to compete with international rivals in the lucrative segment

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Europe, OEM Equipment, Volvo

10th February, 2014        

AdBlue technology increasing National IV compliance in China

DEF certified technology is helping cut emissions nationwide

Tags: additives, China, China OEM Equipment, CO2 emissions, OEM Equipment

24th January, 2014        

BYD cars to sell in US by 2015

Chinese electric carmaker will enter the American market with four new models

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, electric vehicles, OEM Equipment

15th January, 2014        

Volvo and Shanxi sign strategic partnership

Technology agreement with construction partner to expand Swedish carmaker's share in China’s CE sector

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Scandinavia, Volvo

13th January, 2014        

Auto sales strong in China for 2013

Car sales in China top 22m units last year, foreign brands driving growth

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, GM, OEM Equipment, Toyota, Volkswagen

13th January, 2014        

Sales of light vehicles jump 16% in November

China's car market continues to grow, helped by recovery of Japanese brands

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Ford, GM, Great Wall, OEM Equipment, Toyota, Volkswagen

15th December, 2013        

Daimler buys 12% stake in BAIC

In an unprecedented transaction, the German auto giant buys in to a Chinese manufacturer and takes a controlling share.

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, Daimler, Europe, OEM Equipment

9th December, 2013        

Shell strengthens ties with Chinese off-highway OEMs

Dutch major cooperates more closely to improve lubricant fuel efficiency and durability

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OATS, OEM Equipment, Shell

9th December, 2013        

Toyota's China car sales stage dramatic recovery

Chinese sales by the Japanese carmaker are rising again after diplomatic disputes affected commerce.

Tags: Asia, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Toyota

9th December, 2013        

Half of Chinese cars to have telematics by 2018

Nearly 50% of Chinese cars will be fitted with infotainment and telematics in five years time according to an ABI report.

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

23rd November, 2013        

Faulty gearbox continues to trouble VW

After a $600m recall last year, VW's gearbox problem is once again causing problems in China

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Volkswagen

23rd November, 2013        

Beijing cuts auto-sales by 40% in anti-pollution drive

Policy makers are keen to curb smog in China's increasingly polluted capital with further radical measures on vehicle ownership.

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

16th November, 2013        

Sinopec supply lubes for typhoon relief effort

In the aftermath of typhoon Fitow, a Chinese oil major steps up the relief efforts

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment, Sinopec

23rd October, 2013        

Light vehicle sales increase on strong SUV demand

Chinese car market continues to advance despite buying restrictions

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

22nd October, 2013        

New regulations could make China's small automakers disappear

China's government implements new vehicle regulations which could spell doom for small vehicle makers

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, GM, OEM Equipment, Shell, Toyota

13th October, 2013        

Great Wall boosts public transport focus

Lubes maker looks to public transport sector to boost synthetic lubes revenues

Tags: bio lubes, China, China OEM Equipment, Great Wall, Lubricants, OEM Equipment

25th September, 2013        

Great Wall metalworking fluid sales boom

Sinopec subsidiary boosted by construction and mining sectors

Tags: China, China OEM Equipment, Great Wall, marine, OEM and automotive, Sinopec

24th September, 2013        

Truck market sees moderate recovery

China truck sector vehicle sales slightly increase year-on-year.

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, OEM Equipment

23rd September, 2013        

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