Top 5 Cell Suppliers by Nickel Deployed in 2018

Feb. 5, 2019

As supplier to both Tesla and Toyota, Panasonic deployed more nickel than all other cell suppliers combined

In 2018, the top five cell suppliers globally by battery nickel deployed were (in descending order) Panasonic, LG Chem, CATL, AESC and Samsung SDI, according to data from Adamas Intelligence’s “EV Battery Capacity and Battery Metals Tracker”.

As supplier to Toyota and Tesla, Panasonic deployed more battery nickel in 2018 than all other passenger EV cell suppliers combined, accounting for nearly 60% of the group total.

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