Auto Hyundai to ship China-made cars to Southeast Asia amid erratic sales recovery Updated : August 29, 2018 05:23 PM IST Hyundai once ranked third by China sales alongside affiliate Kia Motors Corp. Diplomatic ties have since normalised but Hyundai's recovery has been erratic. The automaker booked China sales of 30,018 cars in July, down 40 percent from July last year and its lowest monthly total since the 2008 global financial crisis. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.