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EV battery Plant

Discussion in 'Battery Discussion' started by vfx, Feb 3, 2008.

  1. vfx

    vfx Well-Known Member

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    According to this piece, the output from this factory is only meant for one supplier. Elsewhere I read it was for Daimler.
     
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    That may be the case today, but no sensible company would avoid adding new customers :)

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    Unless they're being paid for exclusivity.
     
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    That's possible, but exclusive contracts never last very long in the manufacturing industry, a few years at most. They're a good way to finance a new project, but impede growth of the supplier's business.

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    Remember the Ovonics NiMH/Cobasys debacle?
     
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    Yes. I wouldn't call that "sensible" :)

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