Monday 4 December 2023
US' China-targeted battery rules likely to slow EV adoption
The US government released guidance on EV batteries and materials sourcing, mainly targeting China. Starting in 2024 and 2025, EVs will not be eligible for tax credits provided by...
Wednesday 13 September 2023
China's lithium battery firms set up shop in the US despite IRA 2022
The tax incentives of the US Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (IRA) are luring lithium battery supply chains to swiftly set up shop in the country, gradually disrupting the initial...
Thursday 31 August 2023
South Korean battery makers could hardly recoup investments in US despite IRA grants
Driven by significant grants under the US Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), South Korean battery makers LGES, SK On, and Samsung SDI have expanded their production investments in North...
Wednesday 30 August 2023
BYD reportedly to set up EV battery plant in Korea
BYD is reportedly in talks with KG Mobility (KGM), South Korea's fourth-largest car maker, to jointly set up an electric vehicle (EV) battery plant in South Korea that is expected...
Tuesday 15 August 2023
TSMC's fab in Germany may only half address major concerns of European carmakers
TSMC has officially entered the European automotive supply chain with plans to establish a joint venture fab in Dresden, Germany, relieving European automakers' concerns about chip...
Friday 4 August 2023
South Korea struggling to cut reliance on Chinese battery materials supply chain
The number of South Korean battery material makers joining production of anode materials for EV-use power batteries is gradually increasing in recent times, but even Posco Future...
Wednesday 2 August 2023
Unified EV charging specs in US to spur EV penetration, yet unlikely to determine infrastructure market development
Ford and General Motors (GM) have successively adopted the North American Charging Standard (NACS) developed by Tesla, paving the way for the unification of fast charging specs in...
Tuesday 27 June 2023
LGES to develop artificial graphite with Novonix and capture North American markets
LG Energy Solution (LGES) announced that it has entered into an agreement with Australian company Novonix to jointly develop artificial graphite used as battery cathode materials...
Thursday 15 June 2023
IRA helps US win EV investment as automotive supply chain regionalizes
Countries and regions have tried to localize supply chains, given the multiple disruptions the world experienced in past years. The US is seeing much more EV-related investment coming...
Wednesday 24 May 2023
Emerging lithium supplier Argentina says it's close to US deal under IRA
The world's fastest-growing lithium producer says it could soon gain access to the US market.
Wednesday 24 May 2023
Korea-based Hanon Systems to make in Georgia as IRA triggers investment wave in US
As the US keeps urging manufacturers to invest through a series of initiatives, including the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), South Korea-based EV and parts suppliers are accelerating...
Friday 19 May 2023
Korea trade minister says Republican win may lower IRA tax boon
South Korea believes the US may reduce the tax credits in President Joe Biden's landmark clean energy law, which encourages automakers to manufacture electric cars in the US, should...
Wednesday 17 May 2023
With Chinese battery materials detouring to avoid IRA and CRMA, South Korean suppliers reap rewards
China's battery material sector has continued to invest in South Korea, apparently as as a loophole to avoid the US' Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) and the EU's Critical Raw Minerals...
Monday 17 April 2023
IRA and CHIPS Act bringing manufacturing back to the US
Since the onset of the US-China trade war, Washington has launched a series of initiatives to bring manufacturing back to India, especially the strategically significant semiconductors...
Monday 20 February 2023
How much will lithium battery price reductions bolster energy storage installations?
The US energy storage sector pointed out that in the past two years, due to the lithium battery price increases, many system installation cases were left idle or even halted as their...
Your Fast Pass to Semiconductor Insights
Strategize Confidently with Insights into Samsung
Global top-5 notebook brands experience over 20% on-month shipment drop in October, says DIGITIMES Research
Global notebook shipments rise in 3Q23 but to slip in 4Q23, says DIGITIMES Research
Research Insight: order backlog, China demand to drive Infineon automotive segment in FY24