Ford sold 106,283 vehicles in China during November 2015, an increase of nine percent on a year-over-year basis.
The 106,283 sales at Ford China break down as follows:
- 84,546 sales for Changan Ford Automobile (CAF), Ford’s passenger car joint venture responsible for selling Ford-branded vehicles
- 20,608 sales for Jiangling Motors Corporation, Ford’s commercial vehicle joint venture abbreviated as JMC
“We are pleased that more and more customers are relying on Ford to provide them with vehicles they both want and value,” said John Lawler, chairman and CEO of Ford Motor China. “We remain committed to offering a full range of high-quality, safe, smart and fuel-efficient vehicles in China.”
Year-to-date sales for the first 11 months of 2015 total 990,356 units.
Changan Ford Automobile (CAF)
Changan Ford Automobile (CAF), Ford’s passenger car joint venture responsible for selling Ford-branded vehicles, reported 84,546 sales during the month. The results represent a 22 percent increase compared to November 2014.
With sales of the nameplate up 13 percent to 12,431 units, the Ford Mondeo was a standout performer in November. Year-to-date sales of the midsize sedan surpassed the 100,000 units mark.
Sales of Ford SUVs was also strong, as the Ford Kuga and Edge accounted for over 10,000 sales each in November.
For the first 11 months of the year, CAF sales total 739,465, up three percent compared to the first 11 months of 2014.
Jiangling Motors Corporation (JMC)
Jiangling Motors Corporation, Ford’s commercial vehicle investment, sold 20,608 vehicles in November.
The results represent a 20-percent decrease compared to 2014. Year-to-date sales for JMC reached 226,968 vehicles, down five percent compared to 2014.