Aug. 13, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Great Wall Motor Co Ltd<601633><2333
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Last month, the sales of Hover model surged 174.9% YoY to 25,500 units, including 13.258 units of Hover H6.
The company saw its sales of sedans and pickups rose 16.4% and 22% from a year earlier to 13,200 units and 11,000 units in July, respectively.
In the first seven months of this year, the Chinese automaker’s auto sales totaled 329,000 units, reflecting a YoY increase of 22.8%. The sales of Hover model amounted to 134,800 units during the period, up 55.6% YoY.
Meanwhile, the company's auto export rose 47% from a year earlier to 58,000 units in the seven-month period.