BMW Group expands North American e-mobility footprint with regional supply chain

BMW is boosting its e-mobility ramp-up and using localized supply chains in line with the “local for local” approach. The company wants to source battery cells near vehicle production and localize its raw material supply chains. Umicore, a Belgian battery material supplier, is being added to the company’s North American supply chain partners. Umicore’s new Ontario factory will supply cathode active battery materials to AESC, BMW’s battery cell supplier. AESC, Read More