LG Chem Ltd (051910.KS)
23 Feb 2018
TOKYO Toyota Motor Corp is considering making batteries for electric vehicles (EV) with Panasonic Corp , as it ramps up battery development to help meet its goal for green cars to comprise half of global sales by 2030. | Video
* Panasonic already makes batteries for Toyota hybrids (Adds comments from Toyota and Panasonic presidents, details on battery development plans)
WARSAW South Korea's LG Chem will open Europe's largest lithium-ion battery factory in Poland next year as the region's auto industry gears up to mass produce electric cars.
* EU struggles to build its own battery production business (Adds comments, background)
FRANKFURT Volkswagen wants German and European industry to come together to help create a regional supplier of electric car batteries to provide competition to Asian manufacturers, the head of its core autos division told Reuters.
Following are news stories, press reports and events to watch that may affect Poland's financial markets on Wednesday. ALL TIMES GMT (Poland: GMT + 2 hours):