In October, the production and sales of commercial vehicles reached 379,000 and 351,000 units respectively, up 1.6% in production while down 4.1% in sales than that of last month. Comparing with last October, the production and sales were up 26.6% and 14.8%. This month, the buses and trucks continued to grow, of which the buses were up 9.4% and 10.2% respectively, and such figures for trucks were up 29.5% and 15.6%.
¡¡¡¡For the first ten months, the production and sales of commercial vehicles reached 3,404,000 and 3,425,000 units respectively, up 16.9% and 17.2% year on year, 12.7 percentage points and 13.1 percentage points higher than the overall growth. As seen by type, the production and sales of buses were down 6.9% and 6.7% than the previous year. Such figures for trucks were up 21.1% and 21.3%. The trucks continued growing rapidly.