EV Battery
SKIET cooperates with Vingroup to accelerate penetration into Southeast Asian and North American markets
2022.08.05
■ SKIET signs a business MOU and holds an executive meeting with VinES, the electric vehicle (EV) battery manufacturer of Vingroup, the largest private corporation in Vietnam ■ VinES aims to expand its EV battery business beyond the borders of Vietnam, with VinFast’s US factory complex in 2024 ■ Roh Jae-sok, CEO of SKIET, said, ...
SK On join hands with the Korea Automotive Inspection and Warranty Association to establish evaluation standards for used car batteries
2022.04.28
■ SK On signs a business agreement with the Korea Automotive Inspection and Warranty Association on the 28th to take the lead in standardization of diagnostic evaluations   ■ Improving consumer convenience by providing accurate valuation, building a basis for the virtuous resource cycle   SK On is joining hands with an expert organization to ...
[Interview] SK Innovation executives talk about plans in 2022, the first year of Financial Story execution ⑦ SK IE Technology CEO Roh Jae-sok: “2022 will be the first year for us to grow into a Global Top Material Company”
2022.03.02
▲ CEO of SK IE Technology Roh Jae-sok   Q1. SK IE Technology (hereafter, SKIET) is currently in the limelight for its business and stakeholders. Please share your resolutions and goals for 2022, as March is already around the corner.   With the rapid growth of the electric vehicle (EV) market in the world, the ...
SK On to certify the battery value of used cars by cooperating with K Car, Korea’s largest directly-operated used car platform company
2022.02.24
■ Signed a business agreement with K Car, the No.1 used car platform company in Korea, on February 24 – To certify after measuring the lifespan and value of the batteries of used cars that K Car purchases and sells – To provide a reliable service by calculating the battery price of used electric cars ...
[Interview] SK Innovation executives talk about plans in 2022, the first year of Financial Story execution ④ SK On CEO Jee Dong-seob: “We will become Global No. 1 with batteries that are safe, well-performing, and economical”
2022.02.20
▲ Jee Dong-seob, CEO of SK On   2022 marks the first year of being an independent company for SK On after the spin-off from SK Innovation in October 2021. In the recent interview with SKinno News, Jee Dong-seob, CEO of SK On, shared that “When SK On develops our dynamic force for the virtuous ...
Securities industry says “SK Innovation is gaining the momentum for revaluation of its battery business”
2022.02.03
  Hwang Gyu-won, a researcher at Yuanta Securities, said in a report on February 3, “SK Innovation’s battery business is expected to undergo revaluation due to three fundamental improvements,” and suggested a target stock price of KRW 410,000 won for SK Innovation.   In the report, researcher Hwang explained three reasons for the turn-up of ...
Securities industry expects SK Innovation to improve oil refining business and swing to profit in battery business
2022.01.24
  Securities firms in and outside Korea are sending positive signals to SK Innovation’s oil refining business and battery business.   Lee Jin-myung, senior researcher at Shinhan Financial Investment, said in a report dated January 19th that “2022 will be a good year for both SK Innovation’s traditional and new growth businesses,” and proposed a ...
SK Innovation’s strategies to win the European market, where an electric model became the best-selling car for the first time in September this year
2021.12.02
  | New milestone: an electric model became the best-selling car in Europe market for the first time   In recent year, it is no longer or shocking news that corporates declared carbon neutrality declarations, and governments announced related policies to achieve Net Zero target one after another. Consequently, more and more electric vehicles are ...
SK On sets out to develop battery safety technology that will broaden ‘super gap’ with Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute
2021.11.05
■ Signed an MOU to achieve ‘super gap’ quality for the safety of lithium secondary batteries at the SK Seorin Building in Seoul on November 4, 2021 – Committed to developing innovative methods of evaluation and safety technology in the fields of battery performance, reliability, safety, and more – Internal quality tests surpassed the standards ...
SK Innovation exhibits outstanding battery technologies at Daegu International Future Auto Expo 2021
2021.10.21
  SK Innovation is participating in Daegu International Future Auto Expo (DIFA) 2021, held at EXCO in Daegu for 4 days from October 21st to 24th. DIFA is the largest exhibition specializing in future vehicles (electric vehicles, hydrogen vehicles, autonomous driving, etc.) in Korea.   DIFA 2021 is an expo participated by not only Korean ...
The conditions for a well prepared battery business
2021.09.14
▲ CEO of SK Innovation Kim Jun revealed the company’s strategies at “SK Innovation Story Day” event held at the Conrad Hotel in Seoul, South Korea on July 1st   The budding electric vehicle (EV) market is pushing making major automakers and countries to increase investment in electrification more than ever. China, the largest car ...
SK Innovation aims for battery recycling business, taking a further step in the EV battery market
2021.08.13
  Climate change and many environmental issues are pressing the electric vehicle (EV) market to grow fast. According to the data revealed by EV Volumes, about 605,400 units, including BEV & PHEV & FCEV, were sold globally in June. This is a new all-time-high, surpassing the sales number of December 2020, and June y-o-y growth ...