At the end of last year, the global outbreak of car chip shortage has continued to this day, many car companies because of lack of core, had to face the embarrassing situation of production reduction, production stoppage.
On September 29th Ma Lin, senior director of communications for Weilai Automotive Enterprises, tweeted:"Colleagues are not easy, the showrooms are almost sold out, can only pose models. The small partner in the chip supply chain is under a lot of pressure."
In August, Uler delivered 5,880 new cars, including 1,738, 2,342 and 1,800 ES8, ES6 and EC6, respectively, according to the data.
Weilai said,The outbreak in places such as Malaysia has led to limited supply of individual components, particularly at the ES6 and EC6 production ends, which affected new vehicle deliveries in August.
It is understood that Malaysia currently has more than 50 semiconductor plants in the local plant, including Intel, Infineon, ST, NXP, Texas Instruments, AnsonMei, etc. , the local sealing capacity of about 13% of the global sealing capacity.
Due to supply chain constraints, Uler Automotive revised its delivery outlook for the third quarter of 2021 to between 22,500 and 23,500 vehicles.
In addition, according to the August auto production and sales data of the China Automobile Association,中国8月份新能源汽车销量32.1万辆，同比增长181.9%，环比增长18.6%。
Among them, pure electric vehicle production and sales completed 252,000 units and 265,000 units, respectively, an increase of 1.9 times YoY; plug-in hybrid vehicle production and sales completed 56,000 units, an increase of 1.4 times and 1.7 times YoY, respectively; and fuel cell vehicle production and sales completed 40 units and 38 vehicles, respectively, down 58.8% and 68.6% YoY.
- THE END -