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Makers boosting production of Li-ion battery materials

TOKYO -- Japanese makers are ramping up production of materials used to make lithium-ion batteries, positioning themselves to capitalize on the expected growth of the market for electric cars and other eco-efficient vehicles.

     Betting that demand for large-sized lithium-ion batteries will keep surging in the coming years, Japanese makers of high-performance materials used in these devices are expanding their production capacity.

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