China’s vehicle output last month was 8.704m and sales volume 8.6298m units, the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers said.

November production slipped 2.68% month on month and 18.14% year on year to 686,000 vehicles, a China Industry Daily News report, citing association data, said.

Sales of 685,100 vehicles were down 4.26% month on month and 14.56% year on year.

Commercial vehicle output and sales dropped by almost 30% while passenger car volume was off 10%.