What you say may be true. Yes, many others should be interested in the license, especially NEV startups.In view of the weak performance of the Benefo's Meiya described above, Hawtai may have planned a (hostile) takeover, as it did SG Automotive earlier. Of course the license of established companies like Tianqi Meiya, is coveted by many.
I was unable to open the websites, to view profiles.
The corporate info site, Qichacha.com, is opening for me.