Geely's acquisition of Volvo 10 years ago is still being talked about in China,In order to save Volvo's unbearable sales volume, Geely transfused ten billion yuan for Volvo before and after, and finally saved the dying car company.
Recently, Volvo car's official sales data showed that,In August this year, Volvo sold 16000 vehicles in China, up 11.4% year-on-year. Since then, Volvo's sales in China have also achieved double-digit growth for five consecutive months.
In January-August, Volvo sold 96000 vehicles in China, up 1.5% from the same period last year.
In addition to the Chinese market,Volvo also rose in the US and European markets, with European sales up 4.9% to 17000 vehicles and the US market up 12.9% to 10000 vehicles.
However, from the global cumulative sales from January to August, Volvo sold 383000 new cars worldwide, down 13.5% year on year.
In Volvo's August global sales, SUV models are the most awesome, accounting for 71% of total sales. The best performance was XC60, xc40 and XC90. From January to August, the accumulated sales of XC60, xc40 and XC90 were 113000, 100000 and 54000 respectively.
On September 4, Volvo Daqing plant ushered in 200000 vehicles coming off the production line, and the offline model was Volvo S90 plug-in hybrid version. Next, Volvo will usher in new sales highlights.In addition, Volvo Daqing factory is the only production base of S90 in the world, which has realized Chinese production and global export.
According to the plan, Volvo will release China's first pure electric model in the second half of this year XC40, by 2025, all electric vehicles account for half of its total sales, the rest are hybrid vehicles.