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Market Trends: Strategize for Success With Opportunities in the Autonomous Vehicle Technology Stack in China

Published: 20 May 2019

ID: G00392464

Analyst(s): Gaurav Gupta


As the largest automotive market in the world, China offers huge potential for autonomous vehicles. Despite strong government support and industry investment, challenges arise from complex traffic conditions, a nascent ecosystem and the lack of a complete technology stack to enable vehicle autonomy.

Table Of Contents


  • Strategic Planning Assumption
  • China Has Positioned Itself to Succeed in AV Implementation

Market Trend

  • Multiple Areas Within the AV Technology Stack Will Offer Opportunities
  • Participate in Government-Supported/Sponsored Funds
  • Develop a Comprehensive View of China‚Äôs AV Ecosystem
    • Leverage Opportunities Across the Technology Stack for AVs
  • Buyer Trend
    • Customer Acceptance Level for AVs in China Is Higher Than in the West

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