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Happy New Year of the Dog! This issue features a look at three segments of China’s heavy-duty vehicle market that operate on entirely different dynamics yet share the common thread of a changing regulatory environment that often makes or breaks manufacturer performance.

BEIJING – The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) released the Notice on Strengthening the Administration of New Energy Vehicle (NEV) Purchase Tax Exemption Catalogue (Draft to Solicit Comments) on February 8 in an effort to dynamically manage NEV models that get listed on the catalogue.

BEIJING – OEMs should bear the main responsibility for recycling power storage batteries of new energy vehicles to ensure efficient utilization and environmental disposal of these batteries, according to the Interim Measures for Recycling of New Energy Vehicle Power Storage Batteries released by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) and six other ministries and commissions on February 26.

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BEIJING – The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), Ministry of Commerce, General Administration of Customs and State Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine jointly released results of 2016 Corporate Average Fuel Consumption (CAFC) and New Energy Vehicle (NEV) credits for 96 domestic passenger vehicle manufacturers and 28 passenger vehicle importers on March 9.

Dr. Dieter Zetsche, chairman of the board of management of Daimler AG and head of Mercedes-Benz Cars, said at its Annual Press Conference on February 1 in Stuttgart that Daimler will likely focus more on Connected and Electric Drive part of its CASE Strategy (which also includes Autonomous and Shared Mobility) to maintain growth momentum in China.


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