The report written as part of a wider analysis on electric vehicles (EV) ecosystem focused on the value chain of EV batteries. It consisted of six main segments:
1.Battery Production Processes: Overview of electrode, cell, module and vehicle integration process along with battery technologies used in various OEM models.
2.Evolution of Battery Cell Technologies: Analysis of various battery form factors (prismatic, Cylindrical, Pouch) and chemistries (LCO, LFP, NMC,…) and their pros & cons.
3.Battery Cell Suppliers: Estimated global market shares of cell suppliers from multiple sources along with benchmarking of players on four axes (Cost, Partnerships, Technology, Supply Chain).
4.Raw Materials and Bottlenecks: Element requirements per battery cell kW and bottlenecks in the raw material supply.
5.Technology Advancements: Recent advancements in battery cell technologies and their future potential.
6.Global Market and Technology Forecast: Production capacity by region and current utilization along with PTR’s forecast of demand in automotive applications.