Mexico rumoured to be the next stop for CATL
July 20, 2022Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Ltd, a Chinese battery maker, is reportedly considering locations in Mexico.
CATL joins $6 billion Indonesian e-mobility project
April 21, 2022With a joint investment of nearly USD 6 billion, the project will focus on nickel mining and processing, battery material, battery manufacturing as well as battery recycling
CATL's German plant receives approval for battery production
April 07, 2022On April 4, Contemporary Amperex Technology Thuringia GmbH (CATT), CATL's first plant outside of China, received the 2nd partial approval for the commissioning of a new battery cell production plant from the state of Thuringia, Germany.
CATL to invest $5 billion in Chinese recycling plant
October 14, 2021Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Ltd. (CATL) says that it plans to build a battery materials recycling plant in the high-tech zone in Yichang, Hubei Province.
CATL acquires Millennial Lithium
September 29, 2021Chinese battery maker Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL) has agreed to acquire Millennial Lithium Corp for USD 297.3 million.
BASF and CATL to develop European supply chain
September 17, 2021BASF SE (BASF) and Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Limited (CATL) signed a strategic partnership on battery materials solutions, including cathode active materials (CAM) and battery recycling.
BMW: More production for CATL, EVE Energy, Samsung SDI and Northvolt
September 06, 2021German automobile maker BMW AG has boosted is said to have increased battery cell orders to keep pace with accelerating demand for electric cars.
CATL plans a new battery plant in Shanghai
June 03, 2021China's CATL is reportedly planning a new, major, automotive battery plant to be located in Shanghai.
Daimler Truck AG and CATL expand global partnership
May 28, 2021Commercial vehicle manufacturer Daimler Truck AG and lithium-ion battery manufacturer and developer Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Limited (CATL) announced the intensification of their existing partnership
CATL to guarantee high-volume battery supply to Mercedes-Benz
August 07, 2020Mercedes-Benz and CATL (Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Limited) have entered the next stage of their partnership which will focus on the creation of battery technology to support the high-volume electrification of the car makers portfolio.
Germany amps up domestic battery production with massive state subsidies
July 03, 2020The German government is investing more than EUR 1.5 billion in battery cell research and production.
Volvo Cars inaugurates new battery assembly line at Ghent plant
March 05, 2020Volvo Cars has formally inaugurated a brand new battery assembly line at its Belgian manufacturing plant in Ghent, where it will start building its first fully electric car, the XC40 Recharge P8, later this year.
BMW is betting billions on e-mobility – awards massive battery contracts
November 21, 2019The BMW Group is forging ahead with electromobility and deepening its existing business relationships with battery cell manufacturers CATL (Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Limited) and Samsung SDI.
CATL starts construction of its first overseas factory in Germany
October 21, 2019A groundbreaking ceremony of the first overseas factory for lithium-ion battery maker CATL took place on October 18 in Thuringia, Germany, marking the start of construction of the first lithium-ion battery factory in Germany.
Bosch and CATL collaborate on battery cells
September 05, 2019Bosch and Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Limited (CATL) have concluded a long-term strategic cooperation agreement. The partners are going to jointly specify high-performance battery cells.
Volvo inks battery supply deals with CATL and LG Chem
May 15, 2019Volvo Car Group says that it has signed long-term agreements with battery makers CATL and LG Chem to ensure the multi-billion dollar supply of lithium ion batteries over the coming decade.
Volkswagen plans 22 million electric vehicles in ten years
March 12, 2019Volkswagen is forging ahead with its technology overhaul; change of system and systematically aligning with electric drives. The Group is planning to launch almost 70 new electric models in the next ten years – instead of the 50 previously planned.
CATL opens first North American base
December 11, 2018Electric vehicle battery manufacturer Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Ltd (CATL), is committing to the US market by opening its first North American sales and service facility.
CATL builds European EV battery factory in Germany
July 12, 2018Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd. (CATL) is opening a European factory in Thuringia, Germany, as the region’s auto industry gears up to mass-produce electric vehicles (EVs).
Byton raises $500 million to speed up development of smart connected vehiclesLoad more news
June 11, 2018The electric car company says that it has successfully concluded a Series-B fundraising round, attracting a total of USD 500 million from multiple major investors that include FAW Group, Tus-Holdings, CATL, and more.