Mercedes-Benz to sell double EV in 2022, solidification supplier relationship


The Mercedes-Benz logo will be seen outside Mercedes-Benz car dealers on May 28, 2020 (Eve Herman / Reuters), during the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Brussels, Belgium epidemic.

Berlin-Mercedes-Benz aims to double sales of electric vehicles in 2022 and expand the footprint of electric vehicles in related markets around the world, CEO Ola Källenius said Thursday Said at the meeting.

Chief Financial Officer Harald Wilhelm faces a series of challenges that automakers are expected to face this year, including uncertain geopolitical development, an ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and a significant rise in some raw material prices. I mentioned it.

Automakers have taken steps to strengthen their relationships with semiconductor suppliers, for example, to broaden the source base to match concrete supplies, extend planning cycles and develop safety stocks, according to Wilhelm. rice field.

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