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
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
DPCA to Build New Plant in Chengdu
On July 2, the Sichuan Provincial People’s Government signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Dongfeng Peugeot Citroen Automobile Co. Ltd. (DPCA).
Jul 14, 2014
Factory's energy efforts thrill German leader
German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in Chengdu, Sichuan province, on July 5, beginning her seventh visit to China since taking office.
Jul 07, 2014
Tesla Chengdu Service Center to Open This Year
Recently, an official of the US-based electric car manufacturer Tesla Motors Inc. revealed that Tesla Chengdu service center, the first one of the company in western China, is under construction and is anticipated to open by the end of this year.
Sep 05, 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
Chengdu Motor Show 2014 Kicks off
The largest-scale and highest-level Chengdu Motor Show 2014 was open on August 30 at the Century City New International Convention & Exhibition Center in southern Chengdu.