ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon Print
Technology

Taiwan e-scooter maker Gogoro taps local suppliers to go global

Company aims for U.S. listing via SPAC by end of first quarter

Gogoro of Taiwan has developed battery-swapping technology to power its electric scooters. (Photo by Cheng Ting-Fang)

TAIPEI -- Taiwanese electric scooter maker Gogoro says it will tap local manufacturing partners and brands as it ramps up expansion into China, India, Indonesia and other markets this year ahead of a planned U.S. listing.

Gogoro is also working to sidestep the global chip and component shortage that has hit a swath of global industries, Chief Financial Officer Bruce Aitken said in a group interview on Wednesday.

Sponsored Content

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

Discover the all new Nikkei Asia app

  • Take your reading anywhere with offline reading functions
  • Never miss a story with breaking news alerts
  • Customize your reading experience

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