How about the production and sales situation of new energy vehicles including electric minibus in China?
On March 1, the State Council Information Office held a press conference to introduce the development of the industry and computerization. Xiao Yaqing, minister of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, said that in recent years, my country has successively issued more than 60 supporting policies and measures. In 2020, my country’s new energy auto industry, including the electric minibus, has made positive progress. Substantial advances have been made in basic materials, basic parts, motors, electronic controls, batteries, and complete vehicles.
The growth rate has gradually expanded
In 2020, my country’s new energy vehicle sales, including electric minibus, will continue to maintain a relatively high growth rate, reaching 10.9%. In terms of the production and sale of new energy vehicles, including the minibus, my country has ranked first in the world for 6 consecutive years. In addition, it has promoted more than 5.5 million new energy vehicles, including an electric minibus.
According to data from the China Association of De, my country’s new energy vehicles, including minibuses, have shown a growth trend since July 2020. In addition, the growth rate has gradually expanded. In 2020, the production and sale of new energy vehicles including electric minibus in my country were 1.366 million and 1.367 million respectively. Likewise, they represent an interannual increase of 7.5% and 10.9%, respectively. The growth rate has changed from negative to positive compared to the previous year.
Xiao Yaqing said that in the next step, the Ministry of Industry will mainly carry out the following tasks.
First, improve the quality.
Building on the early development of new energy vehicles, including an electric minibus. And according to market needs, further improve standards and further strengthen quality supervision. Second, promote integration. The development of new energy vehicles, including the electric minibus, must be integrated with advanced technologies. Like smart roads, communication networks. Also cloud technologies, and through greater integration of electrification and smart grids. It is about developing new features that better meet the needs of consumers. Third, optimize the environment. It is necessary to improve various environmental protection measures. Such as charging and parking, and at the same time improving the level of electrification of public transport.
Finally, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology will expand its opening.
On the basis of the full opening of new energy vehicles, including the electric minibus, foreign investment restrictions, technological innovation, international trade, and even the formulation of rules and regulations, everyone has an open and cooperative attitude. Xiao Yaqing said these measures will inject new impetus into the development of new energy vehicles, including an electric minibus.