Beijing (Gasgoo)- In the sixth month of 2022, Chery Holding saw its sales volume increase from a month and a year ago, with its export volume hitting a record high.
OMODA 5; photo credit: Chery Auto
In June, Chery Holding sold 105,005 vehicles, up 43.6% year-on-year and up 23% month-on-month. In the first half of this year, the automaker’s cumulative sales volume amounted to 475,250 vehicles, up 12% from a year earlier.
Specifically, Chery Auto sold 79,412 vehicles last month, up 58.5% year-on-year. In the Jan.-June. period, Chery Auto recorded a cumulative sales volume of 357,429 vehicles, up 25.9% from the prior year period. Chery’s first globally-focused model, the OMODA 5, went on presale in June and is expected to officially hit the market on July 12.
Meanwhile, the group’s EXEED and JETOUR brands sold 3,362 and 15,036 vehicles respectively in June, indicating year-on-year growth of 11.3% and 32.8% respectively. According to the group’s plan, EXEED will only sell new energy vehicles in 2023.
On the other hand, Chery Holding’s performance was successfully held overseas. At the end of June, its export volume since the beginning of the year represented 31% of the group’s total sales. In June, the group’s one-month export volume hit the 350,000 vehicle mark for the first time. In the first six months, Chery Holding shipped 148,245 vehicles, up 24.9% year-on-year.
In addition, the group’s new energy vehicle sales amounted to 112,278 vehicles in the first half of 2022, up 177.5% compared to a year ago.