New Energy Auto Expo to Be Held in Shenzhen in October
From October 15 to 17 the China (Shenzhen) International New Energy Auto and Auto Parts Industrial Expo will have an exhibition at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center. Hosted by the Shenzhen logistics industry association, the expo is to provide a platform for new energy automakers, industrial research organizations and government officials to share achievements, resources and technology.
The expo will feature energy saving car parts, auto achievements in new energy and infrastructure. Seminars on the future development of the industry will also be held during the expo as well as updates on battery technology a forum on promoting new energy vehicles is also scheduled along with the introduction of several new models of hybrid cars. Shenzhen is one if the city in China to pilot a program that encourage the use of new energy vehicles, therefore making it an ideal place to hold such an event.
Production volume in the city’s new energy vehicles is expected to reach 200,000 and in 2015 two or three national new energy auto and auto parts research centers to open. Officials have high hopes the production value of the industry will reach 80 to 100 billion yuan by 2015 since the city will become one of the most important research center for new energy autos and parts manufacturing in the world.