– China is targeting to achieve more than 30 percent penetration rates in both
Internet of Vehicles (IoV), or telematics, and Level 2 advanced driver
assistance systems (ADAS) on new vehicles by 2020, according to the Internet
of Vehicle (Intelligent Connected Vehicle) Industry Development Action Plan
released by the Ministry of Industry and Information Read More
The Administrative Regulations on Automotive Industry Investment (ARAII)
is the most important policy for the auto industry this year and revolutionizes
investment entry regulations by simplifying administrative procedures for new
investment through record-based administration rather than approval-based
administration, allowing diversified entities to invest in battery electric
vehicle production. But it has also imposed tighter restrictions Read More
BEIJING – The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has sent a notice to new energy passenger vehicle and truck manufacturers asking them to begin a special investigation into their new energy vehicles for safety hazards.
In a document titled Notice to Conduct Special Investigation on New Energy Passenger Vehicle Read More
BEIJING – Intelligent manufacturing, foreign investment access to market, new energy vehicles, used vehicles, import tariffs and emissions regulations highlighted content related to the auto industry in Chinese Premier Li Keqiang’s government work report delivered at the opening meeting of the First Session of the 13th National People’s Congress (NPC) Read More
BOAO, Hainan – The countdown to the day when the 50:50 joint venture equity requirement on foreign investment in vehicle manufacturing in China is eventually lifted has begun now that Chinese President Xi Jinping has personally vowed to do so.
“These industries are now in a position to open up. Going Read More
BEIJING – The China VI emissions standards for diesel heavy-duty vehicles will go into effect on July 1, 2019, according to the Limits and Measurement Methods for Emissions from Diesel Fueled Heavy-Duty Vehicles (China VI) released by the Ministry of Ecology and Environment on July 3.
Specifically, all natural gas heavy-duty Read More
China intends to implement its strictest vehicle emissions regulation yet to further reduce air pollution, the Ministry of Ecology and Environment said in a report released on Friday (June 1).
The ministry will expand supervision over the quality of diesel products and diesel engines and increase the use of rail transportation Read More
BEIJING – The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) has issued a draft of regulations that aims to tighten supervision and raise investment thresholds in the auto industry.
The Administrative Regulations on Automotive Industry Investment (ARAII) (draft to solicit public opinion), a copy of which CBU/CAR has obtained, is expected to Read More
BEIJING – The Ministry of Finance (MOF) announced on May 22 that starting July 1, 2018, import tariffs for automobiles will be reduced to 15 percent, while those for components will be cut to 6 percent. This is a major decision in support of the now 40-years of economic reform Read More
BEIJING – At the State Council executive meeting on May 16, Premier Li Keqiang pledged to cut costs in the logistics industry and improve its efficiency.
He said the government has taken effective measures in recent years to cut logistics costs. Data show that in 2017, social logistics costs accounted for Read More