GS Yuasa to set up SLI lithium-ion battery plant in Hungary
Green Car Congress
JANUARY 12, 2018
GS Yuasa Corporation will establish a manufacturing subsidiary company, GS Yuasa Hungary Ltd. in Hungary and build a new plant for lithium-ion batteries. Lithium-ion batteries will be assembled in a new plant with lithium-ion cells made in Japan. These batteries will be used for SLI (Starting, Lighting, and Ignition) applications which are expected to be expanded in the European market. Initial annual production capacity will be 500,000 batteries.