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2020-10-30 16:59:21

 Development Environment

 
Ministry of Commerce: To actively promote the cancellation of limits on the relocation of the national-V compliant second hand vehicles
 
The Ministry of Commerce will improve the regulations to facilitate the circulations of new vehicles, second hand vehicles, and scrapped vehicles and activate the market vitality and endogenous power. It will fully implement the Administrative Measures for the Recycling of Scrapped Motor Vehicles issued by the State Council on September 1, 2020 and cancel the policy of restricting relocation of national stage-V compliant second-hand vehicles.
 
The Ministry of Public Security launched 12 new reform measures for the traffic management
 
Focusing on facilitating the traffic management, the Ministry of Public Security has launched 12 new measures. They will be implemented on November 20, 2020, including the trial implementation of the registration of private cars with ID cards across the province; issuing of the temporary licenses for second-hand car exports in different regions; expansion of the scope of exemption of inspections; relaxation of the requirements on age for application for small car driving licenses.
 
Shanghai implements the strictest policy on the operating of motor vehicles registered in other places
 
The Shanghai Municipal Public Security Bureau announced on October 24, 2020 that it had made adjustments to the restrictions on the operating of motor vehicles registered in other cities. The announcement stated: From November 2, 2020, from 7 am to 20 am every day, the operating of small passenger cars registered in other cities, the operating of small passenger cars with temporary license plates, the operating of taxis without passengers, and the operating of small passenger cars driven by new drivers are prohibited (except Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays).
 
Ministry of Industry and Information Technology: China’s auto sales are expected to achieve recovery growth
 
The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology stated that China’s commercial vehicle sales will continue to grow rapidly in the fourth quarter of 2020 due to the impact of investment. At the same time, the sales of passenger vehicles will also maintain a certain growth driven by relevant consumption promotion policies. The industry organizations predict that auto production and sales will drop by about 3% in 2020, and total sales will approach 25 million vehicles. It is expected that China’s auto sales will maintain a recovering positive growth in 2021.
 
Gasoline fuel vehicles will still occupy a huge share in global market in the next 30 years
 
The latest research of IHS INFO Markit shows that the sales of electric vehicles (including pure electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid vehicles, and fuel cell vehicles) will account for 60% to 80% in total new vehicle sales of the world by 2050. But the number of vehicles using internal combustion engines will still reach 1.9 billion units due to the longer operating ranges.
 
NEV Industry
 
Zhejiang Province launches new policy to provide awards and subsidies for new energy vehicles
 
The Zhejiang Provincial Department of Finance and other 4 departments jointly issued the "Notice on Further Improving the Promotion and Application of Financial Rewards and Subsidies for Application of New Energy Vehicles in the Province to further improve the objects, scope of use, distribution methods, and fund allocation procedures etc.. It will last from 2021 to 2022.
 
The total number of applicants in Beijing for quotas to buy new energy vehicles exceeds 460,000
 
The Beijing Passenger Car Quotas Office announced the review results and allocation data of the 5th passenger car quotas application in 2020. So far, the total number of applicants for the purchase quotas for new energy vehicles has exceeded 460,000. It is a slight decrease comparing with that of the previous round.
 
Hebei Baoding releases three-year action program for hydrogen fuel vehicles
 
The Three-year Action Program for Hydrogen Fueled Vehicles in Baoding of Hebei was released. It is proposed that more than 4 hydrogen refueling stations will be built before the end of 2021.And more than 150 heavy vehicles such as fuel cell buses, logistics vehicles, and heavy trucks will be used for demonstration. At least 9 hydrogen refueling stations will be built before the end of 2022 and a total of 950 fuel cell vehicles will be promoted.
 
Geely Technology signed agreements with enterprises in Laos
 
Geely Technology Group has signed agreement with Laos national power company and Krittaphong Group for the cooperation in the areas of new energy vehicles and pure electric vehicles in Vientiane, Laos. The parties will conduct the operation of new energy vehicles in four major urban agglomerations in Laos, invest in the construction of new energy service system, provide services to the people in Laos, and promote smart mobility .
 
Polestar will start production of three new models at the Chengdu plant
 
Polestar will start production of three new models(code-named P519, P419, and 723K)at Chengdu plant. They will be mass-produced as soon as next year.。
 
Development Environment

Ministry of Commerce: To actively promote the cancellation of limits on the relocation of the national-V compliant second hand vehicles
The Ministry of Commerce will improve the regulations to facilitate the circulations of new vehicles, second hand vehicles, and scrapped vehicles and activate the market vitality and endogenous power. It will fully implement the Administrative Measures for the Recycling of Scrapped Motor Vehicles issued by the State Council on September 1, 2020 and cancel the policy of restricting relocation of national stage-V compliant second-hand vehicles.
The Ministry of Public Security launched 12 new reform measures for the traffic management
Focusing on facilitating the traffic management, the Ministry of Public Security has launched 12 new measures. They will be implemented on November 20, 2020, including the trial implementation of the registration of private cars with ID cards across the province; issuing of the temporary licenses for second-hand car exports in different regions; expansion of the scope of exemption of inspections; relaxation of the requirements on age for application for small car driving licenses.
Shanghai implements the strictest policy on the operating of motor vehicles registered in other places
The Shanghai Municipal Public Security Bureau announced on October 24, 2020 that it had made adjustments to the restrictions on the operating of motor vehicles registered in other cities. The announcement stated: From November 2, 2020, from 7 am to 20 am every day, the operating of small passenger cars registered in other cities, the operating of small passenger cars with temporary license plates, the operating of taxis without passengers, and the operating of small passenger cars driven by new drivers are prohibited (except Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays).
Ministry of Industry and Information Technology: China’s auto sales are expected to achieve recovery growth
The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology stated that China’s commercial vehicle sales will continue to grow rapidly in the fourth quarter of 2020 due to the impact of investment. At the same time, the sales of passenger vehicles will also maintain a certain growth driven by relevant consumption promotion policies. The industry organizations predict that auto production and sales will drop by about 3% in 2020, and total sales will approach 25 million vehicles. It is expected that China’s auto sales will maintain a recovering positive growth in 2021.
Gasoline fuel vehicles will still occupy a huge share in global market in the next 30 years
The latest research of IHS INFO Markit shows that the sales of electric vehicles (including pure electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid vehicles, and fuel cell vehicles) will account for 60% to 80% in total new vehicle sales of the world by 2050. But the number of vehicles using internal combustion engines will still reach 1.9 billion units due to the longer operating ranges.

NEV Industry

Zhejiang Province launches new policy to provide awards and subsidies for new energy vehicles
The Zhejiang Provincial Department of Finance and other 4 departments jointly issued the "Notice on Further Improving the Promotion and Application of Financial Rewards and Subsidies for Application of New Energy Vehicles in the Province to further improve the objects, scope of use, distribution methods, and fund allocation procedures etc.. It will last from 2021 to 2022.
The total number of applicants in Beijing for quotas to buy new energy vehicles exceeds 460,000
The Beijing Passenger Car Quotas Office announced the review results and allocation data of the 5th passenger car quotas application in 2020. So far, the total number of applicants for the purchase quotas for new energy vehicles has exceeded 460,000. It is a slight decrease comparing with that of the previous round.
Hebei Baoding releases three-year action program for hydrogen fuel vehicles
The Three-year Action Program for Hydrogen Fueled Vehicles in Baoding of Hebei was released. It is proposed that more than 4 hydrogen refueling stations will be built before the end of 2021.And more than 150 heavy vehicles such as fuel cell buses, logistics vehicles, and heavy trucks will be used for demonstration. At least 9 hydrogen refueling stations will be built before the end of 2022 and a total of 950 fuel cell vehicles will be promoted.
Geely Technology signed agreements with enterprises in Laos
Geely Technology Group has signed agreement with Laos national power company and Krittaphong Group for the cooperation in the areas of new energy vehicles and pure electric vehicles in Vientiane, Laos. The parties will conduct the operation of new energy vehicles in four major urban agglomerations in Laos, invest in the construction of new energy service system, provide services to the people in Laos, and promote smart mobility .
Polestar will start production of three new models at the Chengdu plant
Polestar will start production of three new models(code-named P519, P419, and 723K)at Chengdu plant. They will be mass-produced as soon as next year.。
Guoxuan Hi-Tech will expand the annual production capacity to 100GWh by 2025
Hefei Guoxuan Hi-Tech will increase its annual production capacity to 28GWh by 2020, 80GWh by 2023, and 100GWh by 2025. Guoxuan Hi-Tech aims to achieve revenue of more than Rmb 40 billion yuan in 2023, and simultaneously improve product capabilities, capital capabilities and innovation capabilities. Guoxuan Hi-Tech hopes to achieve the energy density targets of 260Wh/kg for lithium iron phosphate batteries and 350Wh/kg for ternary batteries in 2022.

The mass production of Nezha V SUVs had formally started and they will be put on market in the 4th quarter of 2020
On October 21, BYD announced that its subsidiary BYD Auto and Hino Motors have signed an agreement to establish a joint venture (50%:50%) in China in 2021. The two parties will jointly develop pure electric commercial vehicles and electric vehicle parts. Each party will owns 50% of the new JV.。
The mass production of Nezha V SUVs had formally started and they will be put on market in the 4th quarter of 2020
Nezha Motor's new pure electric small SUV-Nezha V production model has officially rolled off the line. This is the second mass-produced small SUV launched by the brand. Nezha V has been unveiled at the 2020 Beijing Auto Show. Its NEDC cruising range is 401km. The new car will be launched in the fourth quarter of 2020.
The test for the first VOYAH SUV has been completed and the model will be launched in 2021
VOYAH’s first medium to large electric SUV has passed high temperature plateau test and will be launched next year (2021). The new model may be developed based on the iFREE concept car that made the debut at 2020 Beijing Auto Show, and is expected to be equipped with an range-extended system.
The world largest Polestart space started business in Hangzhou
The Polestar space, located in the Mixc Mall Hangzhou, formally started the business. According to the official introduction, the Polestar space is currently the largest experience space of Polestar in the world. Polestar also announced the opening of Polestar Precept China Tasting Tour.
WM Motor accelerates the process of application for listing
The Shanghai Regulatory Bureau of China Securities Regulatory Commission published a report to announced that the application of WM Smart Mobility Technology (Shanghai) Co.,Ltd. for listing on Sci-Tech innovation board had been submitted for approval. The guidance agency is China Securities Co., Ltd.
Evergrande enters the counseling and filing stage
The China Securities Regulatory Commission Shenzhen Bureau disclosed that China Evergrande New Energy Vehicle Group Limited has conducted counseling and filing on September 22, and the counseling broker is Haitong Securities Co., Ltd. This marked the beginning of the speeding up of the listing process of Evergrande Motors on the Sci-tech Innovation Board.

ICV Industry
AIWAYS U5 system will usher in an upgrade to opening 8 assisted driving

AIWAYS formally announced that the AIWAYS U5 intelligent system will usher in an upgrade. The system software will be upgraded to version V1.4.5.It will open AI-Pilot and AI-Parking systems and the infotainment operating system can be displayed separately. 

XPENG launches Xmart OS 2.2.0 OTA for P7 

On October 22, 2020, XPENG formally released Xmart OS 2.1.0 version OTA upgrade software to P7 users, including full-scene voice function, intelligent parking system and multiple driving assistance functions.

GAC New Energy opens the third batch of high precision map for autonomous driving 

Aion LX, a model of GAC New Energy, formally starts the use of the third batch of high-precision maps for cities permitting autonomous driving. This OTA upgrade includes a total of 50 cities, including 214,323 urban roads with a total length of 66,284.59 kilometers. The lane positioning accuracy is up to 10cm and accurate to the curvature, slope, heading, and roll of each lane, allowing intelligent driving to have stronger perception capabilities.

China Mobile strengthens the 5G autonomous driving 

On October 22, China Mobile released the world’s largest "5G+ high-precision positioning" system, launched the national 5G new infrastructure IVICS project and the home first project for normalized operation of 5G unmanned bus for public transport, with the supports of 5G cellular networks, high precision positioning network, and IVICS to promote the rapid application of autonomous driving.

Uisee Technology makes progress in the commercialization of autonomous driving

On October 19, Dongfeng formally started it project for pilot operation of autonomous driving. Dongfeng Technology Center, Wuhan Economic and Technological Development Zone, some domestic universities and autonomous driving companies such as Uisee Technology have signed contracts. Uisee Technology and Dongfeng will focus on accelerating the research and development of key core technologies for intelligent vehicles, and further promote the large-scale application of autonomous driving technology in public-oriented RoboTaxi mobility services and other intelligent mobility scenes.


ECARX announced its core strategy 

On October 20, ECARX, a technology company with the strategic investment from Geely Holding Group, and Arm China jointly funded a JV (Siengine Technology) for the research and development and mass production of smart cockpits, autonomous driving, microcontrollers and other automotive chips.。
 
Hefei Guoxuan Hi-Tech will increase its annual production capacity to 28GWh by 2020, 80GWh by 2023, and 100GWh by 2025. Guoxuan Hi-Tech aims to achieve revenue of more than Rmb 40 billion yuan in 2023, and simultaneously improve product capabilities, capital capabilities and innovation capabilities. Guoxuan Hi-Tech hopes to achieve the energy density targets of 260Wh/kg for lithium iron phosphate batteries and 350Wh/kg for ternary batteries in 2022.
 
The mass production of Nezha V SUVs had formally started and they will be put on market in the 4th quarter of 2020
 
On October 21, BYD announced that its subsidiary BYD Auto and Hino Motors have signed an agreement to establish a joint venture (50%:50%) in China in 2021. The two parties will jointly develop pure electric commercial vehicles and electric vehicle parts. Each party will owns 50% of the new JV.。
 
Nezha Motor's new pure electric small SUV-Nezha V production model has officially rolled off the line. This is the second mass-produced small SUV launched by the brand. Nezha V has been unveiled at the 2020 Beijing Auto Show. Its NEDC cruising range is 401km. The new car will be launched in the fourth quarter of 2020.
 
The test for the first VOYAH SUV has been completed and the model will be launched in 2021
 
VOYAH’s first medium to large electric SUV has passed high temperature plateau test and will be launched next year (2021). The new model may be developed based on the iFREE concept car that made the debut at 2020 Beijing Auto Show, and is expected to be equipped with an range-extended system.
 
The world largest Polestart space started business in Hangzhou
 
The Polestar space, located in the Mixc Mall Hangzhou, formally started the business. According to the official introduction, the Polestar space is currently the largest experience space of Polestar in the world. Polestar also announced the opening of Polestar Precept China Tasting Tour.
 
WM Motor accelerates the process of application for listing
 
The Shanghai Regulatory Bureau of China Securities Regulatory Commission published a report to announced that the application of WM Smart Mobility Technology (Shanghai) Co.,Ltd. for listing on Sci-Tech innovation board had been submitted for approval. The guidance agency is China Securities Co., Ltd.
 
Evergrande enters the counseling and filing stage
 
The China Securities Regulatory Commission Shenzhen Bureau disclosed that China Evergrande New Energy Vehicle Group Limited has conducted counseling and filing on September 22, and the counseling broker is Haitong Securities Co., Ltd. This marked the beginning of the speeding up of the listing process of Evergrande Motors on the Sci-tech Innovation Board.
 
ICV Industry
AIWAYS U5 system will usher in an upgrade to opening 8 assisted driving
 
AIWAYS formally announced that the AIWAYS U5 intelligent system will usher in an upgrade. The system software will be upgraded to version V1.4.5.It will open AI-Pilot and AI-Parking systems and the infotainment operating system can be displayed separately. 
 
XPENG launches Xmart OS 2.2.0 OTA for P7 
 
On October 22, 2020, XPENG formally released Xmart OS 2.1.0 version OTA upgrade software to P7 users, including full-scene voice function, intelligent parking system and multiple driving assistance functions.
 
GAC New Energy opens the third batch of high precision map for autonomous driving 
 
Aion LX, a model of GAC New Energy, formally starts the use of the third batch of high-precision maps for cities permitting autonomous driving. This OTA upgrade includes a total of 50 cities, including 214,323 urban roads with a total length of 66,284.59 kilometers. The lane positioning accuracy is up to 10cm and accurate to the curvature, slope, heading, and roll of each lane, allowing intelligent driving to have stronger perception capabilities.
 
 
 
 
 
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