CATL (Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Ltd.)
-The company is mainly engaged in research, development, production and sales of power batteries, battery cells, modules, battery management systems.
-On June 11, 2018，the company was listed on Shenzhen Stock Exchange.
-In 2017, CATL's sales volume is 11.84GWh, it has overtaken Panasonic and BYD to become the world's best-selling automobile lithium batteries maker. According to a report released by GGII, In 2017，the global automobile lithium batteries makers top 5, including CATL (12 GWh), Panasonic (10 GWh), BYD (7.2 GWh), OptimumNano (5.5 GWh), LG Chem (4.5GWh).
-In 2017, CATL account for 27% of the Chinese market, it has overtaken BYD to become the Chinese best-selling automobile lithium batteries maker. In 2017, the China automobile lithium batteries maker top 10, including CATL 27%, BYD 16%, OptimumNano 12%, HGuoxuan High-tech 7%, Beijing National Battery Technology 4%, BAK Battery 4%、Farasis Energy 3%, Tianjin Lishen 3%, Jiangsu Zhihang 2%, EVE Energy 2%, these top 10 makers account for 80.1% of the Chinese market.
-According to the latest statistics, in the first half of 2017, the market share of the company was close to 21%, and BYD's market share dropped to 13.81% due to the switch of new energy subsidy policy. So far, in the global power battery market, CATL exceeds BYD, and be second to Panasonic.
-In 2016, CATL had a production capacity of power batteries for over 8GWh, and the annual shipments reached 6.8GWh. Operating income and profit approached CNY 15 billion and CNY 3 billion respectively.
|(As of December 31, 2017)|
|Major Shareholer||Shareholding Ratio (%)|
|Ningbo Meishan Bonded Port Investment Co., Ltd.||29.23|
|Ningbo Joint Innovation New Energy Investment Management Partnership (Limited Partnership)||8.50|
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)
-Lithium polymer batteries
-Lithium iron carbonate batteries
-Large capacity energy storage batteries
-Battery modules for EV
-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
|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).|
|Apr. 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||The company was listed on Shenzhen Stock Exchange.|