TITLE

Geely's safety, technology investments pay off

AUTHOR(S)
Jian, Yang
PUB. DATE
August 2012
SOURCE
Automotive News;8/13/2012, Vol. 86 Issue 6529, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that China's automotive domestic brands have lost market share to foreign rivals, and most of the Chinese companies appear helpless to reverse the trend. Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co. Ltd's market share slid to 3.2 percent in June, 2012 from 3.5 percent in 2010. But, Geely has made solid progress moving upscale.
ACCESSION #
79184483

 

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