The production of electric vehicles and cars on a hybrid engine in China in the period from January to may this year increased three times in annual terms and reached 53.6 thousand units. This is stated in the message of the Ministry of industry and information technology of the PRC.
In the first five months of this year production of passenger cars with electric and hybrid engines and 25.8 13.7 thousand cars, respectively, which is three times more than the same figures for the same period last year. However, the most rapidly growing production of vehicles for commercial purposes: this sector over the same five months showed a six-fold increase in annual terms: all were produced almost 9.3 thousand such cars. The slowest growing share of their commercial colleagues with hybrid power plants: from January to may was released about 4.8 thousand of these machines, which showed an increase of only 58% of the indicators for the same period last year.
It is worth noting that the Chinese government is currently implementing an ambitious environmental program for the promotion of vehicles on new fuels. In March, the Ministry of transport of PRC published targets of this project: according to them, the authorities plan to increase the number of commercial vehicles to electric and hybrid engines on the roads of the country to 300 thousand, buses — to 200 thousand and 100 thousand taxis and cars Express mail. At the same time, the Chinese government is building in the major cities of charging stations for electric vehicles, but also prepares a number of tax and other measures to encourage consumers to purchase such vehicles.published
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