CATL (Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Ltd.)

Company Profile

■URL

http://www.catlbattery.com

■Address

No.2, Xingang Road, Zhangwan Town, Jiaocheng District, Ningde, Fujian, China

Business Overview

- China's largest automotive battery manufacturer. With the spread of electric vehicles in China, the company has grown rapidly since its establishment in 2011. Recently, it is competing not only for Chinese OEM business but also for supply contracts from Japanese, European and American OEMs; it is competing with Panasonic for the global top position.

- Of the 4,600 new energy vehicles approved by the China Ministry of Industry and Information Technology in 2019, approximately 1,900 models (41.5%) are equipped with CATL batteries.

Shareholders

(As of December 31, 2019)
Major Shareholders Shareholding Ratio (%)
Ningbo Meishan Bonded Port Investment Co., Ltd. 25.88
Shilin HUANG 11.81
Ningbo Joint Innovation New Energy Investment Management Partnership (Limited Partnership) 7.53
Ping LI 5.07
Other shareholders 49.71
Total 100.00

Products

Lithium-ion Traction Battery Systems

Product Line-up Applications Cathode Materials
Battery cells Battery modules Battery packs Electric passenger cars Ternary series
Electric buses Lithium Iron Phosphate (LFP)
Electric commercial vehicles Ternary series, Lithium Iron Phosphate (LFP)


Lithium-ion Battery Materials
-Ternary precursors — Lithium Nickel Manganese Cobalt Oxide (NMC)

Automobile Batteries
-Lithium-ion batteries
-Lithium polymer batteries
-Fuel cells
-Lithium iron carbonate batteries
-Large capacity energy storage batteriess
-Super capacitors
-Battery modules for EV
-Powertrain
-Micro-hybrid battery packs for EVs' starting and stopping
-Standard battery packs for commercial vehicles
-Rechargeable battery packs
-Single 240Ah large capacity cells for energy storage applications
-Lithium iron carbonate series cells
-Ternary series cells
-Battery management systems

History

Dec. 2011 The company was established.
Nov. 2012 Established a subsidiary called Contemporary Amperex Technology Limited (Qinghai).
Jun. 2014 Established a wholly-owned subsidiary called Lithium Contemporary Amperex Technology Limited (Beijing).
Dec. 2014 Established a branch in Shanghai .
2014 Established a subsidiary called Contemporary Amperex Technology GmbH (Germany) as a R&D center.
Jan. 2015 Accquried Guangdong Brunp Recycling Technology Limited (Foshan). As far, the company owns its 66.72% shares.
Oct. 2015 Established a subsidiary called Contemporary Lithium Power Limited.
Dec. 2015 Changed name to Contemporary Amperex Technology Limited.
Jun. 2016 Established a subsidiary called Contemporary Amperex Technology Limited (Jiangsu).
Aug. 2017 Established a subsidiary called Contemporary Amperex Technology (Hong Kong) Limited
Jun. 2017 Established a subsidiary called Contemporary Amperex Technology France
Jun. 2017 Established two joint ventures called Contemporary SAIC Power Battery Co., Ltd. and SAIC Contemporary Power Battery Systems Co., Ltd.
Jul. 2017 Established a subsidiary called Dongguan Runyuan Amperex Technology Limited
Sep. 2017 Established a subsidiary called Contemporary Amperex Technology (USA), Inc.
Oct. 2017 Established a subsidiary called Contemporary Amperex Technology Japan KK
Jun. 2018 Listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange
Jul. 2018 The Company established a battery production base and a technical center in Erfurt, Thuringia, Germany.
Jul. 2018 The Company was listed on Shenzhen Stock Exchange.
Jul. 2018 Joint venture with Dongfeng Electric Vehicle Co., Ltd., Dongfeng Contemporary (Wuhan) Electronic Systems Co., Ltd., starts production.
Nov. 2018 Established Yibin Tianyi Lithium Technology Innovation Co., Ltd. as a joint venture of CATL, Dongguan Yian Technology Co., Ltd., Sanxiang Advanced Material Co., Ltd., and Jiangsu Vansun Mechanical & Electrical Group Co., Ltd.
Dec. 2018 Established a joint venture, Contemporary GAC Power Battery Co., Ltd., with GAC Group.
Dec. 2018 Established a joint venture, GAC Contemporary Power Battery Co., Ltd., with GAC Group.
Dec. 2018 The Company would open its first North American sales and service base in Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Apr. 2019 Established Contemporary FAW Power Battery Co., Ltd. as a joint venture with China FAW.
Jun. 2019 Established Contemporary Amperex Technology Thuringia GmbH in Thuringia, Germany.
Sep. 2019 With its subsidiary, Guangdong Brunp Recycling Technology Limited (Foshan), established Ningbo Brunp New Energy Co., Ltd.,
Oct. 2019 Established Shichuan Contemporary New Energy Technology Co., Ltd.
Mar.2019 Established a joint venture, Shanghai Kuaibu New Energy Technology Co., Ltd., with Fujian Baicheng New Energy Technology Co., Ltd. (BACN).
Apr. 2020 Established a joint venture with East Group Co., Ltd., Xinneng East (Yangzhou) Co., Ltd.

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