Beijing Easpring, SK agree to develop overseas cathode materials projects

Chinese lithium-ion battery cathode materials producer Beijing Easpring Material Technology has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with SK Inc to develop cathode materials production projects in Europe, Asia and the United States, the company said on Monday November 15.

Under the agreement, SK will invest in Easpring’s Finnish joint venture with an equity ratio of no more than 30% to develop the production base, which has an initial capacity of 50,000 tonnes per year of cathode active materials. The specific investment proportion to be invested by SK will be determined through negotiations in the subsequent formal investment agreement.

SK Inc is a South Korea-based energy and...


Carrie Shi

November 16, 2021

05:40 GMT