Group owned representative Daimler AG departments, Mercedes-Benz, said that 77% sold more cars in China last year than in 2008!
Mercedes-Benz sold 68,500 cars, which is a record figure for the company in China. By the way, the manufacturer expected to sell no more than 65,000 cars.
Sales of the new generation S-Class reached 15,000 units, the C-Class reached over 16,000 units, and the E-Class, launched in July, reached 8,200 units.
China has become perhaps the most prosperous island in the realm of the global crisis - since the beginning of the recession, Beijing has taken unprecedented measures to keep buyers confident in the future. We recently reported that China became a leading consumer cars in the world.