BYTON and Marubeni form partnership

BYTON and Marubeni Corporation have announced a strategic partnership to explore opportunities for further cooperation in areas such as mobility services, energy solutions and overseas production and distribution.

Dr. Daniel Kirchert, CEO of BYTON, said: “Based on our shared vision for smart cars and future mobility, we are pleased to have reached a strategic partnership with Marubeni Corporation. As a world-leading conglomerate, Marubeni Corporation has significant experience and resources in a variety of fields such as renewable energy and automobile sales. We will jointly explore the international market and provide users with future-oriented smart electric vehicles and mobility services.”

Hajime Kawamura, chief executive officer of Machinery, Infrastructure & Financial Business Group of Marubeni said: “Under the current enormous change of automotive industry, this investment and partnership with BYTON is an essential part of our strategies in automotive business. We are very excited at creating a new mobility world with BYTON’s state-of-the-art technologies.”