According to Nanning Finance Bureau yesterday, Nanning had been raising financial funds from multiple channels over the recent years to support the development of new-energy vehicles and key auto parts industry, stimulate consumption on new-energy vehicles, press ahead with the construction of relevant supporting infrastructure, and secure the high-quality development of new-energy automobile industry in Nanning.
In terms of supporting leading enterprises, Nanning allocated 310 million yuan at municipal and superior levels in 2018 and 2019 to mainly support leading enterprises in Nanning that engaged in new-energy vehicle production, such as Guangxi Shenlong Automobile Manufacturing Co., Ltd., and helped them acquire vehicle production qualifications, so that the new-energy vehicle enterprises could grow bigger and stronger.
In terms of technological research and development, Nanning allocated funds to major scientific and technological projects from the budget of Nanning Science and Technology Bureau, and deployed them for studying subjects such as "Development of New-Energy Vehicles and Key Parts" and "Study and Application Demonstration of New Technologies and New Products in Automobile Industry" and for supporting whole-chain scientific and technological innovation in the automobile industry. From 2017 to 2019, Nanning had invested 4.9 million yuan as sci-tech funds for implementing 11 technological research projects in the automobile field.
In terms of charging infrastructure construction, Nanning invested over 30 million yuan from 2018 to 2019 for setting up charging infrastructure in governmental departments, public service areas and other urban population concentration areas at a faster pace. So far, Nanning has built 1,741 electric vehicle charging piles, which has promoted the coverage of new-energy vehicles and the sound development of new-energy automobile industry in Nanning.