Mobility How is traffic congestion trending in China?

Traffic congestion in some Chinese cities appears to have plateaued after recovering from the May holiday dip.

04 Jun 2020
  • Traffic congestion in some Nanjing and Shanghai has been steady at around ~75% of year-ago levels.
  • Congestion in Changchun has fully recovered, while Wuhan remains relatively low.

Traffic Congestion in Chinese Cities in 2020 Relative to 2019

Source: UBS Evidence Lab, TomTom