Guo Shougang, deputy director of the Equipment Industry Department I of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, said today at the "China Automobile Industry Development Forum" held during the 4th China International Import Expo. The role of the inter-ministerial joint conference mechanism for energy conservation and new energy vehicles, to coordinate research on a series of policy measures to support the accelerated development of new energy vehicles.
He believes that research and improvement of new energy vehicle safety technology standards, strengthen the data security, network security and software upgrade filing management of intelligent networked vehicles. Speed up the construction of charging and swapping infrastructure, improve the level of interconnection, and improve the convenience of using new energy vehicles.
Judging from the information previously disclosed by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, as of the end of September, the production and sales of new energy vehicles exceeded 2.1 million, and the global leadership has been further consolidated.
Luo Junjie, the spokesperson of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, said that focusing on key industries related to the national economy and people's livelihood, we coordinated to promote solid foundations, advantages, shortcomings, and forging longboards, and strive to ensure the stability and development of the industrial chain supply chain. In-depth development of the manufacturing chain to replenish the chain, using methods such as "revealing the list and taking command" to speed up the research on key core technologies. Establish an automotive semiconductor application promotion working group, organize the upstream and downstream of the industrial chain to establish a collaborative research mechanism for automotive chips, and promote the improvement of automotive chip supply capabilities.
Luo Junjie also said that up to now, the automotive industry is still relatively affected by the shortage of chips, but based on various intentions, it is expected that the fourth quarter will ease compared with the third quarter.
On October 12, the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers released data showing that the production and sales of new energy vehicles reached a new high in September. In September, the production and sales of new energy vehicles exceeded 350,000, with a market penetration rate of 17.3%. From January to September, the production and sales of new energy vehicles reached 2.166 million and 2.157 million, a year-on-year increase of 1.8 times and 1.9 times.
In addition, the Ministry of Public Security recently released statistics saying that as of September, the number of new energy vehicles in the country reached 6.78 million, accounting for 2.28% of the total number of vehicles. Among them, there are 5.52 million pure electric vehicles, accounting for 81.53% of the total number of new energy vehicles. In terms of new registrations, in the first three quarters of 2021, 1.871 million new energy vehicles were newly registered nationwide, an increase of 1.199 million vehicles or 178.49% year-on-year.