Published: 17:04, April 20, 2024
China's auto exports soar 33.2% in Q1
By Xinhua
This aerial photo taken on July 11, 2023 shows new energy vehicles for export at a terminal of Taicang Port in east China's Jiangsu province. (PHOTO / XINHUA)

BEIJING - China's automobile exports jumped 33.2 percent year-on-year in the first quarter (Q1) of 2024, industry data shows.

The country exported over 1.32 million vehicles during the period, according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers.

Specifically, some 307,000 new energy vehicles (NEV) were exported, up 23.8 percent year-on-year.

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In March alone, China's automobile exports rose 37.9 percent from the same period last year, and its NEV exports soared 59.4 percent, the data also shows.