Volvo: New plant shows confidence in Chengdu
Despite growing competition in the automotive market, Volvo is confident about its development in China, said Lars Danielson, senior vicepresident for China operations.Danielson said Chengdu, where the carmaker has its first China plant, is“very important.”
Jul 11, 2014
Chengdu Races to be China's New Automotive Hub
With car sales rising in China's vast western region, Chengdu appears to have developed a new revenue source with which automobile makers can expand their factories and gain an edge over the fierce competition taking place in the country's eastern region.
Jul 10, 2014
Chengdu to Have Tesla Super-charging Outlets This Year
The China United Network Communications Group Ltd and the US electric carmaker Tesla Motors Inc. came to an agreement on co-building charging outlets for Tesla cars across the country in Chengdu on August 29.
Sep 04, 2014
FAW-VW Chengdu Expects to Make 600,000 Sedans This Year
The Chengdu base is now using its full capacity and aims to produce 600,000 vehicles this year, according to Zhang Pijie, general manager of FAW-Volkswagen.
Sep 05, 2014
Sichuan Secures RMB50b in Deals Involving Auto Industry
Around 300 well-known enterprises in the automobile industry attended the Sichuan Automobile Industry Development and Investment Forum in Chengdu on August 26.
Sep 19, 2014
Asian reporters driven wild by Chengdu's auto industry
A tour of FAW Volkswagen's vehicle assembly workshop on Sept 19 in Chengdu took the breath away of a group of journalists from major Asian media organizations.