Duopoly hurtles toward a monopoly as Sanyo increases NiMH battery production

Recently, Sanyo announced that it plans to raise its production of nickel-metal hydride (NiMH) batteries from 1 million units/month in fiscal 2008 to 3.5 million units/month in fiscal 2009. This 250% increase in the production of these batteries, to meet demand driven by hybrid electric vehicles (HE...

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