Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Battery Manufacturing industry in China is dominated by foreign-funded companies. More than 50.0% of the assets of the industry's large-scale enterprises are owned by joint ventures or foreign enterprises, including ones based in Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. Japanese capital accounts for the majority of the industry's foreign capital.
Industry revenue is set to total $125.5 billion in 2014, up 8.7% for the year. Annualized revenue growth is estimated at 18.6% over the past five years. Domestic demand is expected to total $121.4 billion in 2014, up 8.5% from the previous year.
Battery imports have declined as more foreign firms set up manufacturing facilities in China and their output becomes part of domestic production. Imports are expected to account for 5.3%.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter
The Battery Manufacturing industry has a high capital intensity level. In 2014, for every dollar spent on labor in this industry, 44 cents are invested in capital.
Substantial initial start-up capital investment and ongoing R&D expenses contribute to the high capital intensity of this industry. The level of capital resources required to design, develop and manufacture products in this industry has increased over the past decade as manufacturers increasingly produce technologically advanced batteries... purchase to read more