Xinhua recently reported on the expected growth rate of the automotive industry as disclosed at the recent International Forum (TEDA) on Chinese Automotive Industry Development. According to information that the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology provided during the recent forum, China’s automotive industry will experience low to medium growth for a long period of time. The statistics suggested that the growth rate in the auto industry slowed down from 24 percent between 2000 and 2010 to seven percent from 2010 to 2014. The industry is expected to see more intense competition with lower profit margins compared to previous years.
Source: Xinhua, Sept 13, 2015