General Motors Co and its Chinese joint ventures sold 313,283 vehicles in China in March, up 7.8 pct from a year earlier, the U.S. automaker said.

That follows a 19.9 percent year-on-year jump in February and a 12 percent rise in January.

The company’s sales in the first three months of the year came to 919,114 vehicles, up 12.6 percent from the same period a year earlier.

GM makes vehicles in China in partnership with FAW Group and SAIC Motor Corp Ltd. (Reuters)