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BYD wins EV contracts with State of Georgia and City of Atlanta

Chinese electric vehicle manufacturer BYD said on August 13 that it has won the bid to supply the U.S. State of Georgia’s Statewide Contracts for Public Mass Transit & Transportation Vehicles, specifically for battery electric buses. The resulting statewide contract will be a “convenience” source for all State of Georgia governmental

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The tariff cut and its short- and long-term impacts on the industry

The swift move by the Ministry of Finance on May 22 to cut import tariffs for automobiles and components (see China reduces import tariffs for autos to 15 percent, components tariffs cut to 6 percent), coming just 42 days after President Xi Jinping vowed at the Bo’ao Forum for Asia

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BYD secures largest pure electric truck order in Latin America: 200 units to be delivered to Brazil

BYD signed a deal on May 21 with Brazilian garbage collection agency Corpus Saneamento e Obras Ltd. to deliver 200 pure electric heavy-duty garbage trucks to Brazil, the largest partnership of its kind for the company in Latin America. The collaboration will see the first 20 BYD T8A trucks delivered

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