Mid- to Long-term Development Plan for the Automotive Industry

Last updated: 19 November 2019

The Plan plots a roadmap for the nation to achieve a high efficiency and low carbon vehicle fleet in the next few years. It sets out specific targets of meeting 5 and 4.5 L/100 km fleet-average fuel consumption for all new passenger cars and fuel-efficient passenger vehicles, respectively, by 2020, and 4L/100 km for new passenger cars by 2025. For heavy-duty commercial vehicles, the Plan aims for the nation’s new heavy duty vehicle fleet to match world-class efficiency by 2025.

To achieve these objectives, the development plan lays out the following key objectives:

  • Facilitating breakthroughs in key technologies (batteries, power systems, high-efficiency transmission systems, automotive electronics
  • Establishing a safe and competitive industrial supply chain
  • Developing strong range of Chinese automotive brands
  • Shaping a new industrial ecology, including transformation of R&D, smart manufacturing, logistics, marketing, customer service, interconnectivity, new generation information technology, intelligent transport, energy and environmental protection
  • Improving competitiveness of Chinese automotive brands internationally
  • Promoting greening of the automotive industry, including through improvements in fuel efficieny and recycling.

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End uses covered
  • Transport end-uses
  • Private passenger transport