Lithium – Advanced lithium battery manufacturing has historically been dominated by China, Japan and South Korea, together accounting for as much as 98 percent of the market. According to the Institute of Information Technology, this year South Korea will replace Japan as the leading producer mid-sized to small lithium-ion batteries.
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Lithium – For lithium investors the strong focus of technological innovations, including the latest in electric hybrids, pure electric solutions and hydrogen-powered models have already made the event a success as a showcase of both advanced concept models in addition to a more immediate term, and practical product display.
Lithium – South Korea’s top crude oil producer, SK Energy, has announced that it would cooperate with Taiwan's oil refiner Formosa Plastics Group to develop energy storage batteries.South Korea’s advanced lithium battery manufacturing represented 18 percent of global market share last year a solid increase from just 6 percent in 2002.
Lithium – Lithium investors and many automaker stakeholders welcome the uniformity of a national standards, although the application of these standards are expected to raise the cost of vehicle production an estimated $434 per vehicle in 2012, and escalating to $926 per vehicle in 2016.