Volkswagen’s resumption of some China plants delayed until February 17

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Volkswagen has delayed restarting production at the majority of China plants in its joint venture with SAIC Motor and the Tianjin plant in its JV with FAW Group until February 17 amid the spread of coronavirus. One car-manufacturing plant Volkswagen collaborates with SAIC in Shanghai and majority of the plants in the FAW joint venture […]

Audi sales volumes in China to increase enough to reverse previous sales drop

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German automaker Audi anticipates sales volumes in China to increase highly enough in November and December to reverse a 3 percent drop there in the first 10 months of the year. Joachim Wedler, the head of the brand’s Chinese organization, told Reuters on he anticipated a small single-digit percentage increase in full-year volumes in the […]

Volkswagen and JAC electric car venture gets approval from Chinese regulators

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Volkswagen and Anhui Jianghuai Automobile (JAC Motor) have gotten approval from Chinese regulators to form a joint venture to develop electric vehicles, the two companies stated on Monday. The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), China’s leading state organizer, provided a green light to JAC and Volkswagen to develop 100,000 pure battery electric vehicles yearly […]