Ford’s third-quarter China car sales rise 25% year-on-year to 164,352 units

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October 16, 2020

BEIJING (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co <F.N> said on Friday that its China vehicle sales rose 25% between July and September this year from a year earlier to 164,352 units.

The Dearborn, Michigan-based company said in a statement that the sales rise was driven by its new product launches and localisation strategy.

(Reporting by Yilei Sun and Brenda Goh; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)