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BEIJING | China auto sales down 5.3 percent as SUV demand sags

BEIJING  — China’s auto sales shrank in July from a year earlier as SUV demand sagged, an industry group reported Friday, adding to signs of economic malaise amid a tariff battle with Washington. Sales of sedans, SUVs and minivans fell 5.3 percent from a year ago to 1.6 million in the biggest global auto market, … Continue reading BEIJING | China auto sales down 5.3 percent as SUV demand sags

BEIJING | China auto sales growth weakens in June amid trade battle

BEIJING  — China’s auto sales decelerated in June, adding to economic pressure on Beijing amid a worsening trade battle with Washington, an industry group reported Wednesday. Sales of SUVs, sedans and minivans rose 2.3 percent in the most populous auto market, down from May’s 7.9 percent growth, according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers. … Continue reading BEIJING | China auto sales growth weakens in June amid trade battle