Championing the case for Lead – but now lithium too

February 6, 2020

Mr. Dong Li, Founder and Chairman of LEOCH BATTERY INTERNATIONAL, spoke to Debbie Mason from Batteries International magazine about the rise and prospects of LEOCH BATTERY and the way ahead for the industry.

Batteries International magazine has been serving the energy storage and battery industry for over 25 years and has a well-deserved reputation as being an authoritative source on all aspects of the industry.

Mr. Dong Li gave an in an in-depth interview to Debbie Mason, about his involvement with the battery industry and his early professional years in the textile industry. He also referred to some aspects of his personal life as well as the daily lives of the Chinese people in the years before the beginning of the economic growth in the 1990s.

“We plan to become a battery company with two arms. Our lead arm will always be bigger, but we do have a plan to open a factory in Anhui province to make 4GW of lithium batteries a year for three applications: telecoms, data centres and networks; starter batteries and motorcycles; and motive, slow speed EVs and traction applications” said Mr. Dong Li.

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About LEOCH:

LEOCH operates on a global market, with subsidiaries and sales offices in every region.

LEOCH NORDEUROPA GmbH, a subsidiary of LEOCH International Holdings Pte Ltd, was established in 2018 aiming to expand LEOCH development activities to DACH countries by working closely with major OE manufactures, distributors and service providers as well as B2B customers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

LEOCH mainly produces reserve power batteries, SLI batteries and motive power batteries covering a wide range of critical applications for a broad spectrum of industries, including Telecommunications, UPS Systems, Renewable Energy, IT, Power and Distribution Material Handling and Logistics, Leisure & Mobility, Transportation, etc.

LEOCH maintains ten (10) regional manufacturing plants located in PRC, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, India and Vietnam currently employing more than 12,000 people. LEOCH factories cover an area of more than 1 mil. sq.m. The 105 production lines and related testing equipment together with three (3) dedicated battery research and development centers constitute a strong and advanced manufacturing, research and development enterprise.

LEOCH is the No. 1 lead acid exporter in China for the last 6 years, selling products to over 100 countries in the world while its annual turnover exceeds 1,4bil. US$ and has an annual production capacity of over 20GVAh / year.

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