China’s electric vehicle industry skids amid zero-COVID policy

REUTERS/Chris Helgren

China’s electric vehicle (EV) sector has hit the skids.

After a year of blockbuster growth, the world’s largest EV market is being hobbled by measures to curb China’s worst Covid wave since early 2020. They’ve disrupted production and sales around the country, including in the major hubs of Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Shenzhen.

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