May. 2, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Brilliance Jinbei Automobile Co Ltd, a joint venture between Brilliance China Automotive Holding Ltd<1114
> and Shenyang Jinbei Automotive Co Ltd<600609
>, topped China's bus sales in March with 8,234 units sold, according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacture.
Jiangling Motors Corp Ltd<000550
> ranked second with bus sales hitting 5,481 units, followed by Naveco Ltd's 4,107 units, Zhengzhou Yutong Bus Co Ltd's<600066
> 3,396 units, Xiamen King Long United Automotive Industry Co Ltd's 2,981 units, Beiqi Foton Motor Co Ltd's 2,743 units, Xiamen Golden Dragon Bus Co Ltd's 1,950 units, King-Long United Automotive Industry (Suzhou) Co Ltd's 1,807 units, Zhongtong Bus & Holding Co Ltd's 1,011 units and Henan Shaolin Auto Co Ltd's 819 units.
In March 2012, the top ten companies' bus sales totaled 32,500 units, accounting for 79.46% of the total such kind of auto sales in China.
In the first three months of this year, Brilliance Jinbei Automobile also ranked first in bus sales with 18,620 buses sold.