ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter
Business

China's electric-car boom charges up smaller Japan suppliers

Precise, energy-saving components in demand

Osaka-based Shigehara will build prototype transmissions for electric cars.

TOKYO -- The fast-growing Chinese market for electric cars is creating new opportunities for small and midsize Japanese parts manufacturers that boast special expertise to address the unique technological challenges of those vehicles. 

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more