Daily Archives: June 16, 2009

Mercedes China Sales Jump 86% In May

Luxury Carmaker Sells Over 5,000 Units In May, Breaking Monthly Sales Records For Third Consecutive Month

Daimler hopes growing demand in China will offset plummeting demand in developed markets

Daimler hopes growing demand in China will offset plummeting demand in developed markets

China Knowledge reports on findings by Mercedes-Benz that China remains one of the luxury carmaker’s sole global bright spots amid the ongoing economic downturn. Figures from Mercedes show that more than 5,200 Mercedes and Smart cars were sold in China last month, which the automaker attributed mainly to their “broad product line-up” and growing brand appeal in the Mainland market.

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