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+ Kokam Co., Ltd. - Kokam Co., Ltd.

Kokam is a vertically integrated company, with 7 affiliates that provide raw materials to complete battery solutions related to Li-ion/Polymer Battery. A Li-ion/Polymer battery pioneer, Kokam has overcome numerous technical challenges to successfully develop some of the world’s most innovative battery solutions. Today, Kokam boasts more than 150 worldwide patents related to battery technology and battery manufacturing processes.

+ Kokam Co., Ltd. - Kokam Co., Ltd.

Kokam is a vertically integrated company, with 7 affiliates that provide raw materials to complete battery solutions related to Li-ion/Polymer Battery. A Li-ion/Polymer battery pioneer, Kokam has overcome numerous technical challenges to successfully develop some of the world’s most innovative battery solutions. Today, Kokam boasts more than 150 worldwide patents related to battery technology and battery manufacturing processes.

As on the world’s leading battery manufacturers and solution providers, Kokam Co., Ltd has developed customer-centered, reliable, safe, high performance and eco-friendly battery solutions for the past 26 years.

When it was first founded, Kokam focused on manufacturing polymer processing equipment, including polyester film and polarized film manufacturing systems, and breathable (porous) film casting systems. In the late 90’s, Kokam expanded its business to include the design and manufacture Lithium-ion/Polymer batteries and succeeded in developing the world’s first high capacity Lithium Polymer battery.

Since then, Kokam’s state-of-the-art battery solutions have been widely utilized across the world in a wide variety of Aerospace, Electric Vehicle (EV), Military, Marine, Aerospace, Industrial, ESS (Energy Storage System) and other applications. With over 150 battery related patents and 650MWh of proven field performance, Kokam has established itself as a global leader in the development of innovative, high performance battery solutions.

*Since 1989
Kokam Co., Ltd. was established in 1989 as a company specializing in Lithum ion polymer batteries and processing machines.

since 1989..

Kokam Co., Ltd. was established in 1989 as a company specializing in Lithum ion polymer batteries and processing machines.

2010~2016
2016
Developed and in production of UHE cell with the highest
energy density in the world
Launched high energy and power EV pack, Xpand
Developed high performance marine pack
Total 152 MWh ESS installation all around the world
Won Excellence Prize for Oceans and Fisheries Science
and Technology Award
2015
Installed 40MW Frequency Regulation ESS in Korea
2014
Installed 16MW Frequency Regulation ESS in Korea
2013
Completion with 3rd Factory in Nonsan
2012
Completion of Battery Plant in U.S for 700MWh Capacity
& Moved HQ in Suwon, Korea
2011
Installed Multiple ESS in Europe
2010
Set up the 2nd Factory in Nonsan, Korea
Founded joint venture with Dow Kokam
2000~2009
2009
Nano Cell Developed, Registered World-Wide Patent Contracted technology agreement with MAGNA in Canada
2008
Established Kokam Electronics for Total Battery Solutions
2007
Start to Manufacture the LTO Battery
Founded Battery Pack Manufacturing site for military and aerospace applications in US
2006
Developed very large format cells (200Ah and higher) – first in the world.
2003
Developed Extreme High Discharge Performance
20C-rate & 30C-rate Cell, Start with Machinery sales
2002
Large Capacity of SLPB in production for Electric Vehicles
Export Turnkey technology of SLPB
1900~1989
1999
Developed SLPB (Superior Lithium Polymer Battery)
1998
Start with Battery Business
1989
Established KOKAM