BAIC Group to stop selling gas-powered vehicles in Beijing in 2020

January 31, 2019 2:51 pm

Xu Heyi, the chairman of BAIC Group, announced that the company will stop producing and selling conventional gas-powered vehicles in Beijing by 2020, the Beijng Daily said on Jan 24. The manufacturing base of conventional vehicles will migrate to Tianjin and Hebei, two regions close to Beijing.

Xu also said that BAIC is upgrading its industry structure and product structure, aiming to shift toward new energy vehicles.