|2 billion Nickel Metal-Hydride Battery cells shipped WW
- 11 years of dedicated production in Japan -
|June 30, 2021
|FDK CORPORATION (Tokyo Stock Exchange 2nd Section: Code 6955) celebrates a cumulative global shipment total of 2 billion of its nickel metal-hydride battery cells in June, 2021.
|Nickel metal-hydride batteries may be found in various applications, including but not limited to the consumer market, embedded products for dry-cell compatible home appliances, in-vehicle applications, power supply backup, and security.
FDK nickel metal-hydride batteries can be used across high(*1) and low temperatures thanks to FDK’s unique technology. Many customers seek out the enhanced performance characteristics and quality, with an extensive lineup available to meet the various individual requirements. As a result, FDK nickel metal-hydride batteries have the No. 1 share(*2) in the global market. Since the start of shipments in January 2010, FDK has steadily increased the number of cells shipped to reach 1 billion in December 2015. This year June, thanks to the continued strong support of dedicated and loyal customers, the 2 billion cell mark was surpassed.
FDK nickel metal-hydride batteries are manufactured in Japan to ensure safe and reliable use in all applications. High quality is achieved through Japanese craftsmanship, with a focus on precision and an eye trained to detail.
Nickel metal-hydride batteries are highly attractive to the European and U.S. markets striving to achieve individual SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) as this offers rechargeable batteries with high recyclability. FDK will continue a dedicated approach to this battery chemistry to achieve the next milestone: 3 billion cells until 2026.
As a Smart Energy Partner, FDK will continue our efforts in the support of efficient use of electric energy, and to cooperate with our most-valued customers to bring safe and comprehensive solutions through assembly of advanced technologies.
|- Features of FDK’s nickel metal-hydride batteries -