Samsung SDI Beginning Construction For EV Battery Plant In Hungary "The new plant will be making use of existing infrastructure — an earlier Samsung display production facility, to be more specific — which will help to reduce construction time and costs, according to the company. The 330,000-square-meter site is located around 25 kilometers north of Budapest."
"Aiming to start commercial production in 2nd half of 2018, the company will build production lines with annual capacity of batteries for 50,000 pure electric vehicles"
LG Chem plans to build electric car battery factory in Poland "The plant will be completed in about one-and-a-half years," said the source, who did not want to be named as he was not authorized to talk to the media. He did not provide any details on the size of the investment."
"The facilities, to be located in the southwestern Polish city of Wroclaw, will ultimately have a production capacity of 229,000 EV batteries a year, making it LG Chem's second-biggest EV battery factory after China, the source said."