German automobile group Daimler, which produces Mercedes cars in the next few years is going to invest about 100 million. Euros in lithium battery production capacity building in East Germany, reports Reuters. This reflects the increasing attention of the company’s electric cars.

On Monday, the German manufacturer has expressed a desire to increase the activity of the unit located in Saxony, Deutsche ACCUmotive.

This step was taken in anticipation of a “high and growing strong lithium battery level of demand for cars.

Of the first steps in improving lithium battery production was even announced last month – index should rise before the end of 2015.

Analysts say that at this time a large lithium battery market share in prices numušusiems Asian manufacturers, Samsung, Panasonic and LG Chem.

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Posted on 2014-12-01 18:09