Since 2002, China has been the fastest growing automotive industry in the world. Numerous international
carmakers collaborate with Chinese counterparts to participate in the atrocious race on performances and
technologies, hoping to secure a larger share in this lucrative market. Facing the growing governmental
restrictions and the shrinking market demand, it is time for carmakers to enter the pit for strategic
adjustments and to get ready for the next race to begin.
As a leading global automotive marketing agency, Havas Worldwide has assisted
many international and Chinese carmakers to grow steadily and rapidly in China. In this report, we have
forecasted the 2015 trend in Chinese automotive industry based on our professional insights from market
and communication in 2014. As the first agency to devise trend forecasts exclusively for the automotive
industry, we wish to assist carmakers to get ready and win the next race.