BMW to produce electric vehicle batteries in Thailand in 2019

06, Dec. 2018

BANGKOK, NNA - German carmaker BMW AG will produce eco-friendly car batteries in Thailand in 2019 to meet potential demand for vehicle electrification in Southeast Asia.

The company plans to invest 400 million baht ($12.2 million) in local battery production for plug-in hybrid cars in partnership with German auto parts maker Draxlmaier Group.