As of 2010 production capacity is estimated at 700,000 units/year, and that year's sales reached 519,800 making the company the sixth largest Chinese car-maker by units sold.For 2010 production capacity estimate, see wsj.com, OCTOBER 14, 2010
For 2010 sales figures, see thetruthaboutcars.com, January 19, 2011 2010 also saw continued popularity for its F3 model, which became the most-purchased car in China.
BYD Co Ltd created the wholly owned subsidiary BYD Auto a year after its 2002 acquisition of the Tsinchuan Automobile Company. While the Chinese State is credited with development of an indigenous auto industry,How the Chinese government promoted a global automobile industry. Wan-Wen Chu. Industrial and Corporate Change First published online: April 5, 2011. BYD Auto may have been created in the absence of a State policy explicitly supporting independently owned automobile... Read More