CATL (Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Ltd.)

Company Profile

■URL

http://www.catlbattery.com/

■Address

No.1, Xingang Road, Zhangwan Town, Jiaocheng District, Ningde, Fujian, China

Business Overview

-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.

Shareholders

(As of December 31, 2017)
Major Shareholer Shareholding Ratio (%)
Ningbo Meishan Bonded Port Investment Co., Ltd. 29.23
Huang Shilin 13.34
Ningbo Joint Innovation New Energy Investment Management Partnership (Limited Partnership) 8.50
Li ping 5.73
Other shareholders 43.20
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 batteries
-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).
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.