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Road transport show reflects new development trends in the bus market

The 14th International Exhibition on Transport Technology & Equipment was like a mini Beijing Auto Show, except it was all about buses and related components (see Electric, fuel cell and autonomous: highlights from 2018 International Exhibition on Transport Technology & Equipment). But it also gave an indication of the latest state

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Logistics cost reduction bodes well for truck makers, owners and fleet operators

The Chinese government has moved swiftly this year on many fronts to provide a better market operating environment for both Chinese and foreign enterprises. The reduction in tariffs for imported automobiles and components announced on May 22, for example, came just 42 days after President Xi Jinping said that the country

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Foton displays intelligent and new energy vehicle products at Auto China 2018

BEIJING – Foton displayed its new vehicle products and technologies in three theme zones of “Intelligent Logistics,” “Green City Life” and “Technology Experience” at Auto China 2018 in Beijing which closed on May 4. Auman EST-A 2.0 super truck The Auman EST-A 2.0 Super Truck on display at the “Intelligent

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April heavy-duty truck sales hit record 121,000 units, rising inventory could be trouble

Another month, another record. With 121,000 heavy-duty trucks sold, up 16 percent year-on-year, April 2018 broke the old April sales record of 115,900 units achieved in April 2010, according to the latest manufacturer reported data obtained by cvworld.cn. It also represented the second consecutive month in which monthly sales record

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Stay calm and carry on: 50:50 JV equity rule relaxation coming at the right time

Tesla CEO Elon Musk must be on cloud nine right now. The comments from Chinese President Xi Jinping on April 10 at the Boao Forum for Asia 2018 Annual Conference that China would reduce limits on foreign investment in the auto industry (see Bye bye 50:50 JV equity rule? Chinese President

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