China’s auto output, sales fall again on supply-chain disruptions

China’s automotive output and sales figures both fell year on year for a second consecutive month in April, after controls on new Covid-19 outbreaks choked the supply chain, the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) said in its latest monthly report.

Automotive manufacturers in the country produced 1.21 million units and sold 1.18 million vehicles in April 2022, the lowest April figures for nearly a decade, CAAM said in its report...

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Carrie Shi

Yingchi Yang

Zihuan Pan

Zihao Li

May 12, 2022

15:15 GMT

Shanghai, Beijing