Panasonic Energy and Mazda enter agreement towards supply of cylindrical automotive Li-ion batteries

Mazda Motor Corporation and Panasonic Energy Co., Ltd., a Panasonic Group Company, today announced they have signed an agreement towards the supply of cylindrical automotive lithiumion batteries.

In June 2023, the two companies commenced discussions aimed at building a medium- to long-term partnership for the supply of cylindrical automotive lithiumion batteries, discussions which have now resulted in the signing of this agreement.

Through this agreement, both companies reaffirm their commitment to addressing various societal challenges, such as mitigating global warming, promoting sustainable growth within the automotive and battery sectors, supporting local employment, and fostering talent development.

Details regarding this partnership will be communicated later.