Geely Automobile Leads Exports Among Domestic Automotive Brands in July
HANGZHOU, China, Aug. 19, 2013
HANGZHOU, China, Aug. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Zhejiang Geely Holding Group
("Geely Group"), the leading Chinese automobile manufacturer, is excited to
announce Geely Automobile Holdings Limited ("Geely Automobile") export volumes
reached 12,420 in July 2013, the first time it has achieved the largest number
of exports among domestic automotive brands.
Geely Automobile's total export volume from January to July 2013 was 62,861
units, an increase of 27% year on year, despite a slight year on year decline
of export volumes of domestic automotive brands from January to July 2013,
according to data released by the China Association of Automobile
Manufacturers. In terms of brands, Emgrand exported 35,559 units from January
to July 2013. Emgrand EC7 was the best seller with export volumes of 32,342
units in the first seven months, up 126% over the same period last year. In
addition, Emgrand was awarded with the Certificate for Exemption from Export
Inspection granted by the General Administration of Quality Supervision,
Inspection and Quarantine of the People's Republic of China (AQSIQ) on August
2, the first brand to be awarded the certificate in China.
In terms of the highest sales by region, Geely Automobile exported 16,686 and
9,159 units to Russia and Ukraine respectively from January to July this year.
At present, Geely Automobile's overseas efforts are focused on key markets in
Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa and South America.
"Geely Automobile has made tremendous progress in overseas markets in recent
years," said Daniel Li, CFO of Zhejiang Geely Holding Group and Executive
Director of Geely Automobile. "Holding the number one position in terms of
sales volume exports in China's automotive industry is a testament to the
strength of our brands and quality products. We are confident Geely Automobile
can continue to achieve growth in key overseas markets as well as
domestically, in the future."
Contact: Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, Victor Young +86 (571) 8776 6209,
email@example.com; Brunswick Group, Yue Qiaoning Yu +86 (10) 5960 8611,
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