Production of Passenger Cars rose 15.5 % to 24,421 '000 in China in 2016

Production of Passenger Cars ('000)
Automotive | China | July 15, 2018
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Production of passenger cars reached 24,421 '000 in 2016 in China, according to ACEA. This is 15.5 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, production of passenger cars in China reached an all time high of 24,421 '000 in 2016 and an all time low of 165 '000 in 1992. When compared to China's main peers, production of passenger cars in India amounted to 3,678 '000, 7,874 '000 in Japan, 1,125 '000 in Russia and 3,934 '000 in USA in 2016.

China has been ranked 2nd within the group of 50 countries we follow in terms of production of passenger cars, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Passenger cars refer to road motor vehicles, other than two-wheelers, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine people (including the driver).

Production of Passenger Cars Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bangladesh thousand ... ... ... ... ... 0.540
Canada thousand 990 1,040 965 914 889
China thousand 14,485 15,524 18,084 19,920 21,143
Germany thousand 5,872 5,388 5,440 5,604 5,708
India thousand 3,040 3,285 3,156 3,158 3,409
Japan thousand 7,159 8,554 8,189 8,277 7,831
Mexico thousand 1,657 1,810 1,772 1,916 1,968
Pakistan thousand ... 140 143 121 124 183
Russia thousand 1,744 1,969 1,920 1,684 1,216
South Korea thousand 4,222 4,167 4,123 4,124 4,135
Sri Lanka thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA thousand 2,977 4,106 4,369 4,253 4,163