SHENZHEN, CHINA and TOKYO--(Marketwire - Feb 25, 2013) - Highpower International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HPJ), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) and lithium rechargeable batteries and battery solutions, today announced that it will attend the Battery Japan 2013 - 4th International Rechargeable Battery Expo at the Tokyo Big Sight, Tokyo, Japan, from February 27-March 1, 2013 to showcase its advanced rechargeable battery products including its innovative lithium batteries for consumer electronic devices and energy storage systems.
"Coming off a successful CES in January in the United States, we look forward to further showcasing our rechargeable battery solutions in Asia at Battery Japan 2013," stated Mr. George Pan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Highpower International. "We would like to extend an invitation to all our valued customers, suppliers, business partners, and potential customers to visit us while at the Expo."
Battery Japan is the world's leading exhibition for Japanese/Asian-Pacific rechargeable battery technologies. With over 370 exhibitors, Battery Japan will highlight the newest products and technologies for the rechargeable battery manufacturing market.
Exhibit Dates: Wednesday, February 27- Friday, March 1, 2013
Open Hours: 10:00-18:00 (10:00-17:00 on March 1)
Venue: Tokyo International Exhibition Center (Tokyo Big Sight), Tokyo, Japan
Highpower Booth Number: Hall 1 W7-28
About Highpower International, Inc.
Highpower International was founded in 2001 and produces Nickel-Metal Hydride (Ni-MH) and lithium-based rechargeable batteries used in a wide range of applications such as electric bikes, energy storage systems, power tools, medical equipment, digital and electronic devices, personal care products, and lighting, etc. With over 3,000 employees and advanced manufacturing facilities located in Shenzhen and Huizhou of China, Highpower serves its customers around the world through continuous research and development as well as its commitment to quality products. Highpower is committed to clean technology, not only in the products it makes, but also in the processes of production. The majority of Highpower International's products are distributed to worldwide markets mainly in the United States, Europe, China and Southeast Asia.
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