Panasonic eyes upstream investment in battery raw materials
Published: Tuesday, 26 February 2019
The growth in demand for electric vehicles has pushed Japanese electronics manufacturer Panasonic to investigate investments in battery raw materials, but this will not include the purchase of a mine.
Japanese electronics manufacturer Panasonic is considering
investment in the upstream part of the battery raw materials
industry in order to have better oversight of quality, pricing
and supply chain responsibility, a company executive has
The move has been led by the company’s growing
consumption of raw materials for batteries...