The Great Wall Motor Company Limited experienced enormous growth in 2012 by selling 620,000 units. GWM registered a year-on-year growth of 28.3 % above the average industry level. GWM also exported 96,500 units, up 16.1 % over last year. This outstanding effort placed GWM in the top eight within the Chinese auto market.
According to experts, GWM’s enormous growth can be attributed to focus, dedication and specialization, its international distributor partners and continual innovation and product developments.
All three of GWM’s vehicle categories showed steady growth. SUV’s were up 71%, making GWM the best-selling SUV in China for the 10th consecutive year. The passenger segment was up 2.8% while the Steed light commercial vehicle was up 12.7 %, securing the Chinese pick-up sales title for the 15th consecutive year.
GWM’s forecast for 2013 is to exceed 700,000 units, further perfecting its existing product lines and introducing 13 new models. This will include models across all three vehicle categories SUV, passenger and pick-ups.
GWM carries its impressive growth performance into 2013. For January, GWM ranks sixth in sales volume among Chinese auto manufactures. It comes as no surprise that GWM is listed as one of Chinas Top Listed Companies and Most Valuable Chinese Brands.