China Sold 906 Units Natural Gas Powered Buses & Coaches from January to April
In accordance with GB17691-2018 Standards, China’s National VI Emission Standards have been in effect for all heavy-duty gas-powered vehicles since July, 1, 2019.
According to the latest statistics, China sold 906 units light, medium- and large-sized natural gas powered buses & coaches (six-meter in length and above) from January to April this year, down by 9.85% year on year. However, the decrease was less severe than the sales of medium- and large-sized buses & coaches (six-meter in length and above) in China. For detailed information, please refer to Table 1 below.
|Sales of light, medium- and large-sized buses & coaches (six-meter in length and above) (excluding incomplete vehicles)||Sales of light medium- and large-sized natural gas powered buses & coaches (six-meter in length and above)|
|Jan.-Apr., 2022||20,876 units||906 units|
|Jan.-Apr., 2021||23,573 units||1,005 units|
Table 2 shows the respective percentages of natural gas powered light, medium- and large-sized buses & coaches from January to April in 2022 and 2021.
|Percentage, Jan.-Apr., 2022||70.0%||29.9%||0.1%||100.0%|
|Percentage, Jan., Apr., 2021||64.4%||35.6%||0.0%||100.0%|
Table 3 indicates natural gas powered buses & coaches were mainly sold in northwest and southwest China, where reserves of natural gas are rich.
|Market||Sales in Jan.-Apr., 2022||Percentage, 2022||Percentage, 2021|
|Total of the Top Ten||790||87.2%||84.3%|
Table 4 reveals the detailed information of the sales of natural gas powered buses & coaches from January to April in 2022 and 2021.
|2022||255 units||105 units||269 units||277 units||906 units|
|2021||206 units||172 units||287 units||340 units||1,005 units|
Source : www.chinabuses.org
Editor : Lucy