Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The two types of batteries produced by the Battery Manufacturing industry are primary batteries and secondary (rechargeable) batteries. The rechargeable segment has been growing over the past five years due to growth in high-drain portable electronics such as cellular phones and laptop computers. Rechargeable batteries have also become more popular during the period due to environmental concerns. Although many batteries can be recycled, consumers are still worried about disposal issues and continue to switch to rechargeable batteries. This trend is likely to continue over the next five years.
Primary batteries are also known as nonrechargeable batteries... purchase to read more