Jul. 5, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Honda Motor Co, a major Japanese carmaker, announced that its joint ventures in China
sold 64,652 vehicles in China
market in June this year, reflecting a YoY increase of 84.2%.
Guangqi Honda Automobile Co, a 50:50 joint venture hold by automaker Honda Motor Co and Guangzhou Automobile Group Co, sold a total of 37,336 vehicles in June, reflecting a YoY increase of 56.6%.
At the same time, Dongfeng Honda Automobile Co, another JV between Dongfeng Motor Corp and Honda Motor Co, saw its auto sales reached 27,316 vehicles last month, up 142.4% from a year earlier.
In the first half of 2012, the Japanese automaker saw its China sales totaled 327,013 units, 120.5% more than the same period of last year.
Guangqi Honda Auto's sales surged 114.2% YoY to 176,324 vehicles from January to June 2012, and Dongfeng Honda sold a total of 150,689 vehicles in the six-month period, 128.8% more than it realized a year earlier.