Oct. 18, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Beiqi Foton Motor Co Ltd<600166
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In the first nine months of this year, Beiqi Foton Motor sold a total of 465,568 vehicles, reflecting a YoY decrease of 6.6%. The sales of its light trucks amounted to 384,378 units during the nine-month period, down 3.1% YoY.
Last month, the automaker saw its auto output decreased 8.78% YoY to 48,527 units, leading its total auto output to 448,895 units in the first nine months of this year, dropped 3.9% YoY.
From January to September, the company produced 109,086 units of engines 17.4% more than a year earlier, while its engine sales for the nine-month period grew 17.4% YoY to 108,766 units.