BUSMAKERS NEWS * China: King Long Buses
* Fujian - China considers partnership to manufacture buses
China’s Ministry of Trade and the Xiamen Golden Dragon Bus Co. were in Maputo last week to analyse the possibility of setting up a partnership in public transport, according to Mozambican daily newspaper Notícias... On Friday, the members of the delegation visited the Matchedje Motor car assembly plant, in the town of Machava, Maputo province to get acquainted with the unit, whose capacity could be enhanced to produce even more buses in the country... Notícias also wrote that the Xiamen Golden Dragon Bus Co., a subsidiary of the King Long Group, one of the largest bus manufacturers in China, will focus the potential partnership in Mozambique on providing technical support to Matchedje Motor Ltd in the bus segment...
Xiamen, Fujian, China - MacauHub - JANUARY 18TH, 2016
* Anhui - Ankai sold over 10,000 units buses in 2015
Anhui Ankai Automobile Co., Ltd. released a report on its production and sales in December, 2015. According to the report, the bus maker sold 1,336 units buses, including 489 units large-sized buses, 212 units medium-sized buses, and 635 units light buses. In November, Ankai rolled out 1388 units various buses, including 602 units large-sized buses, 443 units medium-sized buses, and 343 units light buses... It is also revealed by the bus maker that its sales volume of buses for the whole year reached 10,017 units, down by 4.18% compared with its sales made in 2014. In 2015, Ankai sold 3.016 units large-sized buses, up by 9.13% year on year, 3,428 units medium-sized buses, down by 19.27%, and 3,573 units light buses, down by 3.6% year on year... In terms of production, Ankai rolled out 1,284 units buses in various sizes, including large-sized, medium-sized and light buses. From January to December, the bus maker's total production volume reached 10,080 units, down by 1.64% year on year. To be specific, the production volume of its large-sized buses went up by 15.28% year on year, that of its medium-sized buses dropped by 13.52% year on year, and that of its light buses dipped by 1.01% year on year...
(Photo: Buses from Anhui Ankai Automobile Co., Ltd.) -- Hefei, Anhui, China - chinabuses.org/Anhui News - 16 Jan 07
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