Affected by the cold winter market and COVID-19, China's auto sales continued to decline in 2020, and the total sales volume decreased by 1.9% to 25 million 272 thousand vehicles in the same period. The decline was narrowed by 6.3 percentage points compared with 2019. The main conclusion was attributed to the accelerated transformation of the enterprises by car manufacturers and distributors. Under the background of the cold winter of the automobile market, new energy vehicles are rising against the trend. With the policy of new energy vehicles going to the countryside and subsidies, China's new energy vehicles have been growing for six consecutive months since July 2020, with Tesla, BYD, Weilai and other brands showing outstanding performance. The prosperity of new energy vehicle market has also led to the development of automotive battery field. Weilai automobile, BAIC new energy, Botan technology and ordong new energy have entered the market successively, and the power exchange mode of new energy vehicles will become a trend.
In the first half of 2020, a series of policies at the national level and by local governments had the effect of stimulating automobile consumption, laying the foundation for the recovery of the automobile market in the second half of the year. At the same time, the arrival of the "golden nine silver ten" , a traditional automobile sales peak season, coupled with consumers' sense of economic security and the improvement of the current situation in the environment, all together drive the growth of the car market. The figures show that between January and October 2020, car production and sales totaled 19.519 million and 19.699 million units, down 4.6 percent and 4.7 percent from the same period a year earlier. The decrease narrowed by 2.1 percentage points and 2.2 percentage points, respectively, from January to September. Of this total, car production and sales reached 2.552 million and 2.573 million respectively in October, up 0.9 percent and 0.31 percent month-on-month and 11.0 percent and 12.5 percent year-on-year.
In the context of the downward pressure on the economy and the downturn in the auto industry, the country attaches great importance to solving problems in the auto industry and takes the development of new energy vehicles as a breakthrough. At the same time, domestic new energy auto companies have sought to go public in the United States, which has caused netizens to continue to pay attention to new energy vehicles. The trend of energy vehicles and infrastructure construction, the network heat index fluctuates at a high level. As the impact of the epidemic on China diminishes, sales of new energy vehicles will increase year-on-year for the first time in July 2020, which is higher than that of traditional vehicles.
iiMedia Research data show that in August 2020, Tesla, NIO, LI and other auto companies share price changes caused a lot of concern, in addition to XPEV to the United States listing, all make "new energy vehicles" become the focus of social attention. iiMedia consulting analysts believe that the heat of new energy vehicles will continue to rise, but with subsidies will inevitably affect consumers' willingness to buy to a certain extent, the industry will enter a brutal phase of elimination.
In June 2020, China's auto industry will gradually return to the right track, and passenger vehicle production and sales will have a certain increase. In the narrow sense, the top ten in terms of comprehensive sales volume of passenger vehicles are mostly joint venture brands, and only Geely Automobile and Changan Automobile are shortlisted for independent brands. In terms of car quality, in the first half of 2020, there were 93 recalls in the automotive industry, and the total number of recalls was about 3.2144 million vehicles, an increase of about 16.4% over the same period last year. Engine problems are the main reason for automobile recalls, with a total of 2,612,700 vehicles being recalled, accounting for more than 80%.
2020年6月23日，全球知名的新经济产业第三方数据挖掘和分析机构iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询) 发布《2020年H1中国自行车产业市场趋势与头部企业布局研究报告》。报告根据艾媒数据中心、艾媒咨询商业情报数据库、艾媒商情舆情数据监测系统基础数据，对中国自行车产业进行了全面分析，通过对中路股份、信隆健康等品牌的典型案例分析，以及新冠疫情期间自行车的出口发展热点解读，判断2020-2021年中国自行车产业的发展趋势。总体来看，中国自行车行业的需求规模越来越大，且大众对自行车也有个性化的需求，这对于中国自行车整车制造销售、以及其他衍生品和衍生服务(维修和租赁)的发展，都具有很大的促进作用。
Under the influence of the new crown epidemic, due to the needs of epidemic protection, leisure and fitness, local governments encourage citizens to travel by bicycle, China's bicycle industry exports become a hot spot. iiMedia Research believes that China has a complete bicycle production chain, with a very high competitive advantage. In particular, online shopping during the outbreak has become an important mode of consumption, cross-border e-commerce timely expansion of overseas warehouses, improve distribution efficiency, so that overseas consumers to obtain a better consumption experience.
2020年6月18日，全球知名的新经济产业第三方数据挖掘和分析机构iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询) 发布《2020年中国机动车头盔行业商业前景分析报告》。报告根据艾媒数据中心、艾媒咨询商业情报数据库、艾媒商情舆情数据监测系统基础数据，并且通过草莓派数据调查与计算系统调研对中国机动车头盔行业进行分析，着重分析头盔市场、头盔上游产业链、头盔消费者等领域，并提出了头盔行业发展问题，预判了行业发展趋势。“一盔一带”政策发布以来，中国头盔行业需求量急剧增长，中国头盔需求量缺口高达2.5亿个，市场需求价值高达375亿元。但是中国头盔行业起步晚，市场集中度不高，应积极发展头盔行业。
Since the release of the "One Helmet and One Belt" policy, the demand for the helmet industry in China has grown dramatically. The gap in the demand for helmets in China is as high as 250 million, and the market demand value is as high as 37.5 billion yuan. However, the Chinese helmet industry started late, the market concentration is not high, and the high-end helmet market is mostly foreign brands, it should take this opportunity to actively develop the helmet industry.
iiMedia Research（艾媒咨询）数据显示，预计到2020年中国顺风车用户规模将达2.49亿人，中国顺风车需求长期存在着且呈现日渐增多的趋势。另外，iiMedia Research（艾媒咨询）数据显示，近一年内有三成以上受访网民有使用过顺风车服务，中短途城际出行、日常上下班等成为其选择顺风车出行的主要场景。其中，超过20%的受访网民认为顺风车能有效提高出行效率、降低出行成本，超过10%的受访网民认为顺风车能缓解交通拥挤，并在普惠大众出行方面具有显著的价值意义，40.8%的受访网民对顺风车行业安全环境较为满意。艾媒咨询分析师认为，顺风车低价高效的特点与日常通勤、城际出行等场景相契合，伴随顺风车价值凸显，顺风车或成社会日常主要出行方式。未来，车主车辆信息审核力度将进一步加强，平台安全功能、人车准入标准和相关法律法规将进一步完善。
As the data of iiMedia Research showed, it is estimated that the scale of Chinese tailwind users will reach 249 million in 2020, and the demand for tailwind vehicles in China has a long-term and increasing trend. In addition, according to the data of iiMedia Research, more than 30% of the netizens interviewed in the past year have used the ride service, and medium and short distance intercity travel, daily commuting and so on have become the main scenes for them to choose the ride. Among them, more than 20% of the netizens surveyed believe that the ride can effectively improve the travel efficiency and reduce the travel cost. More than 10% of the netizens surveyed believe that the ride can alleviate the traffic congestion and has significant value in the aspect of inclusive public travel. 40.8% of the netizens surveyed are satisfied with the safety environment of the ride industry. iiMedia Research consulting analysts believe that the low-cost and efficient features of downwind are consistent with daily commuting, intercity travel and other scenes. Along with the prominent value of downwind, downwind or become the main daily travel mode of the society. In the future, the review of vehicle owner information will be further strengthened, and the platform safety function, access standards for people and vehicles and relevant laws and regulations will be further improved.
In April 2020, the production and sales volume of China's auto industry exceeded 2 million units, slightly higher than the same period last year. Among them, the situation of strong commercial vehicles and weak passenger vehicles is still more obvious. iiMedia Research believe that a series of national macro-control policies have provided a strong guarantee for hedging the impact of the epidemic and stabilizing economic operation, especially active and stable monetary policies, which provide huge loan support and debt support for local enterprises Has a certain positive effect.