Ankai Sold 5,605 Units Buses & Coaches in 2020
On January 7, Anhui Ankai Automobile Co., Ltd. (hereafter referred to as Ankai) revealed that it produced 751 units buses & coaches in December. For the whole year of 2020, the bus maker’s production volume of buses & coaches stood at 5,472 units, down by 5.03% year on year.
In December, Ankai sold 1,013 units buses & coaches. For the whole year of 2020, the bus maker sold 5,605 units buses & coaches, down by 1.53% year on year.
For Ankai’s detailed production and sales volume in December and the whole year of 2020, please refer to the table below.
|Dec., 2020||2020||Growth Rate|
Despite all the challenges and difficulties in 2020, Ankai’s sales volume of medium buses and light buses witnessed positive growth.
In May, 2020, Ankai coaches served at CPC and CPPCC sessions (also known as the Two Sessions) in Beijing. In the same month, 700 units Ankai buses embarked on their journey to Saudi Arabia.
In June, 2020, Ankai Electric Bus Development & Key Technologies Research Project and Ankai A9 High-end Coach Development & Application won Anhui Provincial Technological Progress First and Second prize respectively.
In September, Ankai autonomous driving bus obtained the first permit for the first 5G connected autonomous driving bus route in Anhui, marking a huge step forward for the commercialization of autonomous driving buses. In the same month, Ankai HFF6800G9EV22 and HFF6120G9EV21 won five major prizes at 2020EB-PAC China New Energy Bus Performance Competition.
In October, Ankai autonomous driving buses started operation in Macau, helping the city build intelligent public transport network.
In November, Ankai autonomous driving bus was put on display at 2020 World Intelligent & Connected Vehicle Conference. It also participated in China’s First Intelligent & Connected Commercial Vehicle Competition and won Intelligent Vehicle Advanced Technology award. Also in November, Ankai E9 city bus and autonomous driving bus participated in 2020 Beijing International Exhibition of Buses, Trucks Components. The two vehicles won 2020 New Energy Bus Innovation Award and 2020 Connected Vehicle Innovation Award.
Source : www.chinabuses.org
Editor : Isabella