BYD buys selective soldering systems from SEHO
September 01, 2021To expand the manufacturing capacity at BYD in Changsha (China), two new production lines were purchased and, after a comprehensive evaluation phase, BYD decided on the PowerSelective from SEHO.
MMI: Top 50 EMS sales reached $384 billion in 2020
April 13, 2021Manufacturing Market Insider says that In 2020, sales from the Top 50 EMS companies accounted for USD 384 billion in revenue – an increase of USD 17 billion from 2019.
Global EV sales finished strong in the final months of 2020
March 02, 2021Global sales of NEV (new energy vehicles, which include both BEV and PHEV) skyrocketed in the final two months of 2020, with various models setting historical sales records, according to TrendForce’s latest investigations.
Xiaomi partners with DBG and BYD to boost Indian manufacturing
February 26, 2021Xiaomi, or Mi India, recently completed five years of its “Make in India” journey, where the company has been producing smartphones and smart TVs locally. Now the company is upping the pace.
Another investment related to battery production in Hungary
December 15, 2020Iljin Materials, a South Korean manufacturer of elecfoil, will establish its first European production unit in Hungary, where copper thin foil will be produced for batteries of electric cars.
440 new jobs to be created as Semcorp opens Hungarian plant
November 11, 2020As Semcorp Group's first production unit outside of China, the lithium-ion battery separator film plant – which will be set up in the Debrecen South Industrial Park – represents an investment of more than EUR 183 million.
MMI: EMS Top 50 sales reached $344 billion in 2019
April 15, 2020Manufacturing Market Insider says that the sales of the Top 50 biggest EMS providers accounted for USD 344 billion in revenue during 2019 – an increase of USD 14 billion from 2018.
ABB to acquire Chinese EV charging provider
October 28, 2019ABB says the company is to acquire a majority stake of 67% in Shanghai Chargedot New Energy Technology Co., Ltd., a Chinese e-mobility solution provider.
Faster charging is growth driver for electric vehicles
November 09, 2017The global electric vehicle battery market is set to grow at a CAGR of 41.95 percent during the period 2017-2021, writes market researcher TechNavio. One trend in the market is faster charging of electric vehicles.
LPKF wins Patent Dispute at German Federal Court of Justice
September 11, 2017LPKF reports that the company has achieved a crucial victory in its legal dispute over infringement of the LDS patent (laser direct structuring) by smartphone manufacturer Motorola.
Global lithium battery anode materials industry concentrated in Asia
March 13, 2017Lithium battery is primarily composed of cathode materials, anode materials, separator, and electrolyte. Anode materials, one of vital raw materials, make up 5-15 percent of lithium battery costs.
Samsung invests in electronics car company BYD
July 21, 2016Samsung has invested some 3 billion yuan, 450 millionUSD, for a stake in the Chinese automaker BYD Co Ltd.
Battery market for plug-in vehicles to rise to $10 billion in 2020
June 29, 2016Six large carmakers led by Tesla will account for 90% of the demand, while Panasonic will remain the world's biggest battery maker, Lux Research says.
Top 9: Apple and partners
March 31, 2016US-american electronics giant Apple has released its Supplier Responsibility 2016 Progress Report and we will take a closer look at it. And Foxconn is still the main manufacturing partner it seems.
China to drive demand of lithium batteries for xEVs in 2016
December 18, 2015The global xEVs (x-electric vehicles) market has performed impressively this year mainly because of the Chinese market, which has expanded due to strong government support.
LPKF defends LDS patent in federal patent court
August 05, 2015Laser specialist LPKF has won another victory in the legal dispute with Motorola concerning the infringement of the patent for Laser Direct Structuring (LDS) developed by LPKF.
Dedicated SiC device manufacturing capabilities more common
May 27, 2015New wide band gap (WBG) materials are changing the power electronics industry landscape. Silicon carbide (SiC)-based devices are intended for high voltage, up to 1.7 kV, high frequency and high temperature applications.
Apple supplier list
February 24, 2015As usual, Apple (and in turn Evertiq) is publishing a list of their 200 top suppliers as part of their Social Responsibility Report.
Changes to Apple's manufacturing listLoad more news
February 23, 2015It's that time of the year folks. It's time to dive in to the supplier list of American tech-giant Apple. Evertiq will start it off with taking a look at the company's 18 final assembly facilities.