Our global footprint
We have 1,500 people in more than 50 locations worldwide to develop, manufacture, distribute and recycle batteries everywhere our customers need them. For example:
- Zwickau, Germany, is home to the world's largest production site for Absorbent Glass Mat (AGM) batteries.
- Hannover, Germany, is where we develop, test and manufacture everything from conventional batteries and innovative start-stop batteries to next-generation lithium-ion technologies for hybrid and electric vehicles.
- Changxing, China, is a manufacturing center for high-quality lead acid batteries for vehicle manufacturers and aftermarket suppliers, helping us meet the demands of the rapidly growing Chinese market.
- Our Holland, Michigan, facility was the first in the United States to manufacture lithium-ion cells and complete hybrid battery systems for automobiles.