Samsung to join LG in making Stellantis batteries in North America

According to Automotive News, Stellantis is hedging its LG bets by forming an alliance with fellow South Korean battery-maker Samsung SDI; both will make batteries for North American Stellantis vehicles. Samsung SDI makes EV batteries in South Korea, Hungary, and China; it counts BMW and Ford as clients.

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The plant location is still under review, but a South Korean news agency said it would be in the United States rather than Canada or Mexico.

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