In October, the motorcycles witnessed decline both monthly and yearly. This month, the production and sales reached 1,340,000 and 1,360,000 units, down 8.7% and 8.8% than that of last month. Comparing with last October, the production and sales were down 4.7% and 5%. To be specific, the production and sales of two-wheeled reached 1,183,000 and 1,204,000 units, down 2.3% and 2.5% year on year. The production and sales of three-wheeled were 157,000 units and 156,000 units, down 19.6% and 21% year on year.
¡¡¡¡For the first ten months, the accumulated production and sales of motorcycles reached 14,086,000 and 14,163,000 units respectively, up 2.8% and 3.2% from the previous year. The growth rates slightly slowed comparing with the first nine months, down 0.9 percentage points and 1 percentage point respectively.