Following a slightly down April, General Motors and its joint ventures have announced a record 1,219,619 vehicle sales in China during the first four months of 2015. The results represent a 7.1 percent year-over-year increase.
Domestic sales at Shanghai GM — The General’s primary joint venture in China responsible for Chevrolet, Buick, and Cadillac vehicles — rose 5.7 percent to 541,056 units during the first four months of 2015.
Buick sales increased 6.2 percent year-over-year to 295,228 units.
Chevrolet sales were up 3.8 percent to 220,123 units.
Cadillac sales rose 17.7 percent to 25,705 units
SAIC-GM-Wuling generated domestic sales growth of 12.1 percent to 676,564 units, setting new highs for the period.
Sales of the entry-level Baojun brand increased 307.0 percent to 113,618 units.
Sales of the Wuling commercial vehicles brand decreased 2.2 percent to 562,946 units.
- All of the above numbers represent:
- General Motors China and GM joint ventures in China
- Time period of January 2015 – April 2015