NEVS (National Electric Vehicle Sweden)
Automotive manufacturer of Trollhättan.Sweden from 2012 on.
NEVS will be the trademark of the company’s products including the first electric vehicle based on the 9-3 platform with start in 2017. On June 21, 2016, NEVS announced they will no longer use the Saab trademark.
On August 31, 2012, NEVS acquired the main assets of the Saab Automobile bankruptcy estates. In December 2015 the company signed a strategic collaboration agreement with the Chinese company Panda New Energy Co, an energy vehicle leasing company that focuses on limiting emissions. According to the agreement, NEVS will provide Panda with 150,000 9-3 sedan electric vehicles until the end of 2020.NEVS signed a battery contract with Amperex in 2017.In 2017, Chinese rental car company Didi Chuxing announced a 4 billion SEK investment in NEVS.
Tianjin has a population of 15 million and borders Hebei Province and Beijing Municipality. A coordinated development planning among Beijing, Tianjin andHebei Province were approved by the central government of P.R.C. this year to promote the regional integration with priority on traffic management, environmental protection, energy security and industrial upgrades.Tianjin BHIDA, where NEVS’ new energy vehicle factory and R&D joint venture will be located, is one of the first Chinese national Hi-tech industrial parks, and have attracted numbers of multinationals to invest and manufacture.
SRIT is a leading IT provider owned by the State Council Development Research Centre and the telecom giant China Unicom. The company has around 750 employees in China, and taken on projects for leading companies and academic institutions.