Camel Power Malaysia Launches First Plant in Southeast Asia

Camel Power Malaysia

The Camel Group's plant, which is currently being built in Kuantan, is slated to be the largest automobile battery manufacturing plant in Malaysia.

Camel Group Set up Manufacturing Plant in Kuantan  

Camel Power Malaysia held the official launch of its first production plant in Southeast Asia during the Automechanika Kuala Lumpur 2019.

The plant, which is currently being built in Kuantan, Pahang, is slated to be the largest automobile battery manufacturing plant in Malaysia. Estimated to be fully operational in June 2019, the manufacturing plant would also serve the Southeast Asian, Australian and New Zealand automotive industry.

Liu Changlai, Chief Executive Officer of Camel Group Co Ltd, said: “We are proud to be the largest automobile battery manufacturer in Malaysia. With the manufacturing plant, we are looking at an estimated production of 5 million batteries annually. In addition to that, we expect to provide 600 employment opportunities for the east coast region once operations fully commence in June 2019.

Camel Power is also currently in discussion with local automobile manufacturers and assembly plants to create strategic collaborations that would support localisation plans in the near future. As we continue to focus on sustainable growth locally, Camel Power is looking at investing a total of US$150 million,” he added.

During the launch, Proton Malaysia presented Camel Power with a Letter of Acceptance as an appointed vendor to supply Camel Power batteries for the new Proton X70 and future models.

Camel Power batteries have a unique structural design and process manufacturing for longer life. Designed according to the polarity requirements of the OEM customer standard, it ensures that the battery works well with the entire vehicle, resulting in better matching and higher work efficiency.

Camel Power Malaysia was established in 2017 as a local company that manufactures and distributes automotive batteries in Malaysia. Its products cover a full range of automotive batteries for cars, trucks, buses and agricultural equipment. The company is part of the Camel Group of China, the largest SLI (Starting, Lighting, Ignition) battery manufacturer in Asia. Founded in 1980, Camel Group is an integrated high-tech enterprise specialising in R&D, production, sales and recycling of advanced lead acid batteries.

Camel products are exported to many countries in America, Europe, Oceania, Asia and Africa. Camel Power also has more than 1,000 dealers, 50,000 shops and an after-market share of 22 per cent in China.

大马骆驼动力首家东南亚工厂发布会

马来西亚骆驼动力在2019 Automechanika Kuala Lumpur展会期间,为其首家东南亚工厂举行发布会。

这家设立于彭亨关丹的工厂将成为马来西亚最大的汽车电池制造厂。这家预计于2019年6月完工的工厂,将为东南亚、澳大利亚及新西兰汽车行业服务。

骆驼集团股份有限公司总裁刘长来表示:“我们为能够成为马来西亚最大的汽车电池制造商而深感自豪。一旦新厂完成,便可实现年产蓄电池500万个。此外,当新厂在2019年6月完工后,我们预期可为东海岸地区提供600个工作机会。”

“骆驼动力目前也正在与本地的汽车制造商和组装厂洽谈建立策略性合作,以便能够在不久的将来支持本地化计划。我们将继续聚焦于本地的可持续成长,骆驼集团将为骆驼动力马来西亚公司拨出1.5 亿美元。”他补充说。

在该发布会中,骆驼动力被指定为普腾X70电池以及未来型号电池的供应商。

骆驼蓄电池采用独特的结构设计和独具匠心的制造工艺,极高地延长了蓄电池寿命。其电池是按照原厂配备客户的标准和极性要求而设计的,确保其电池适用于整辆车,以达到更好的匹配和更高的工作效率。

骆驼动力马来西亚有限公司成立于2017,是家本地的汽车电池制造和经销商。其产品覆盖汽车、卡车、巴士及农业设备。该公司附属于中国骆驼集团,亚洲最大的SLI(起动、照明及点火)电池制造商。骆驼集团成立于1980年,是一家专门研究及开发先进铅酸电池、生产、销售及回收的综合高科技企业。

骆驼集团的产品远销许多国家,包括美国、欧洲、大洋洲、亚洲及非洲。骆驼动力拥有超过1000名代理,50000门店,并在中国售后市场拥有22%市占额。

 

About the author

Mary has over 20 years experience as the editor of our Malaysian sister magazine, The Tyreman. Based in Kuala Lumpur, she writes articles for us on the Malaysian and other South East Asian markets.

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