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Wang Chuanfu of BYD was elected as the 2022 Chinese Economic Person of the Year

It is learned from CNMO News, on January 6, the 2022 Top Ten Economic Figures Awards Ceremony hosted by the China Economic Media Association was held in Beijing, and BYD Chairman and President Wang Chuanfu was successfully elected.

In 2022, BYD has achieved excellent results in the new energy vehicle market and power battery market. It has not only sold more than 1.86 million vehicles, but also ranks in the forefront of the industry in terms of installed capacity of power batteries. To be able to achieve such a result, BYD’s chairman Wang Chuanfu undoubtedly played a big role.

Wang Chuanfu

The award reason is:

He is a leader in China new energy vehicles, ranking first in the country in terms of sales for 9 consecutive years. In 2022, he led BYD to achieve the 3 millionth new energy vehicle off the production line, becoming the first Chinese brand to achieve this milestone; the annual cumulative sales reached the top of the global new energy vehicle sales champion. In the midst of a century of changes in the auto industry, he insisted that “technology is king” and staged “acceleration” on the new energy track, which became the best footnote for China to move from a big car country to a car power.

Award reason