October 22, Samsung ring new car battery project a project completed and commissioned in Xi'an High-tech Zone. The project annual output of 4 million electric car battery supply (pure electric EV standard), plans to complete multiple stages Year 2020 about 600 million US dollars of investment, and to achieve annual sales exceeded $ 1 billion target.
It is understood that Samsung ring new car battery project on January 22, 2014 with the Shanxi Province, signed a strategic cooperation agreement investment by Samsung SDI Co., Ltd. and the new Central Group. Project on August 18, 2014 officially started construction, which lasted 13 months, Samsung's new Central battery project a project will be completed.
It is reported that the project has an annual output of 40,000 sets of car battery production line, including the production of automotive power battery cell and module whole process. The project was completed in April this year and started trial production, and mass production in August battery cell, battery pack to achieve mass production in October, designed annual production capacity of 3.6 million battery cells. Follow-up project to complete a full $ 600 million investment in 2020 and then the construction of a number of production lines, the annual production capacity will reach the final 31.2 million battery cells.