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BYD is a high-tech company that specializes in zero-emission energy solutions. It manufactures solar panels and LED lighting systems, rechargeable batteries, electronics as well as electric buses and vehicles.

TypePublic
Founded1995
HQShenzhen, CN
Websitebyd.com
Employee Ratings3.4

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Employees (est.) (May 2021)224,280(-2%)
Job Openings3,331
Revenue (FY, 2019)¥121.8 B
Share Price (Apr 2021)$160.3(-11%)
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at BYD

Wang Chuan-fu

Wang Chuan-fu

Executive Director
Lv Xiang-yang

Lv Xiang-yang

Non-executive Directors
Xia Zuo-quan

Xia Zuo-quan

Non-executive Directors
Wang Zi-dong

Wang Zi-dong

Independent Non-executive Directors
Zou Fei

Zou Fei

Independent Non-executive Directors
Zhang Ran

Zhang Ran

Independent Non-executive Directors
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BYD Office Locations

BYD has offices in Shenzhen, Lancaster, Los Angeles, Lane Cove West and in 14 other locations
Shenzhen, CN (HQ)
Pingshan Residential District, Pingshan
Lane Cove West, AU
11/9-11 Chaplin Dr
Campinas, BR
Av. Antônio Boscato, 230 - Terminal Intermodal de Cargas (Tic)
Providencia, CL
Miguel Claro 195, Off 903
Bogotá, CO
Autopista Nte. & Cl. 123
Quito, EC
Edificio Mansión Blanca, Av República de El Salvador 1082
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BYD Financials and Metrics

BYD Revenue

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BYD's revenue was reported to be ¥121.78 b in FY, 2019
CNY

Revenue (FY, 2019)

121.8b

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

0%

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

18.1b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

14.8%

Net income (FY, 2019)

2.1b

Market capitalization (30-Apr-2021)

504.1b

Closing stock price (30-Apr-2021)

160.3

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

11.7b

EV

569.2b
BYD's current market capitalization is $504.1 b.
Annual
CNYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

102.7b121.8b121.8b

Revenue growth, %

19%0%

Cost of goods sold

84.7b103.7b103.7b

Gross profit

17.9b18.1b18.1b
Half Year
CNYH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Revenue

43.8b52.2b59.2b

Cost of goods sold

35.6b44.9b50.0b

Gross profit

8.2b7.3b9.2b

Gross profit Margin, %

19%14%16%
Annual
CNYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

8.9b11.2b11.7b

Accounts Receivable

53.3b44.2b40.1b

Inventories

19.9b26.3b25.6b

Current Assets

102.8b115.4b107.0b
Half Year
CNYH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Cash

8.3b10.0b9.7b

Accounts Receivable

48.8b51.5b47.7b

Inventories

18.1b25.0b28.0b

Current Assets

83.3b112.1b114.4b
Annual
CNYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

7.0b9.3b9.8b

Inventories

(2.7b)(6.6b)284.0m

Accounts Payable

4.2b6.0b(9.9b)

Cash From Operating Activities

6.4b12.5b14.7b
Half Year
CNYH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

3.1b4.4b4.9b

Inventories

(989.9m)(5.2b)(1.8b)

Accounts Payable

(6.0b)(914.1m)(9.3b)

Cash From Operating Activities

(3.5b)(1.6b)(2.1b)
CNYH1, 2017

Revenue/Employee

229.4k

Debt/Equity

1 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.7 x
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BYD Operating Metrics

FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Patent Applications (China)

18.02 k20.67 k23.18 k

Patent Applications (Foreign)

2.88 k3.45 k4.02 k

Patents Issued (China)

12.26 k13.66 k15.5 k

Patents Issued (Foreign)

1.73 k2.27 k2.73 k
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BYD Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Xi'an Tsinchuan Auto Co. LtdJanuary 22, 2003
BYD Auto Co., Ltd.
BYD Auto Industry Co., Ltd.
BYD Auto Sales Co., Ltd.
BYD Electronic (International) Co., Ltd.
BYD (Huizhou) Co., Ltd.
BYD Lithium Batteries Co., Ltd.
BYD Precision Manufacture Co., Ltd.
BYD (Shangluo) Industrial Co., Ltd.
Changsha BYD Auto Co., Ltd.
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BYD Revenue Breakdown

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BYD revenue breakdown by business segment: 8.0% from Rechargeable Batteries and Photovoltaic Products, 43.1% from Mobile Handset Components and Assembly Service and 48.9% from Automobiles and Related Products

BYD revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 84.0% from PRC (including Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan), 7.5% from Asia Pacific (excluding PRC), 5.2% from Others and 3.3% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

BYD's employees are reported to be approximately 33% female and 67% male.
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BYD Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

46/100

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BYD Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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BYD Online and Social Media Presence

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BYD News and Updates

Automakers show off flying cars in Shanghai — but Warren Buffett-backed BYD stays clear

While some businesses see a future for electric cars in the skies, Chinese automaker and battery company BYD is sticking to ground vehicles for now.

BYD CASE (Connected, Autonomous, Shared, Electrified) Layout and Strategy Report 2020

Dublin, April 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "BYD CASE (Connected, Autonomous, Shared, Electrified) Layout and Strategy Research Report, 2020" company profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

BYD Targets Low- & Middle-Income Drivers, Goes All In On LFP Battery Technology

BYD has introduced two new electric car models for the Chinese market and announced it will use only LFP batteries from now on.

Global Lithium Ion Battery Market Report 2021, Featuring LG Chem, Samsung SDI Co., Ltd., Panasonic Corporation, BYD Co., Ltd. and Koninklijke Philips N.V

Dublin, April 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "2021 Lithium Ion Battery Market - Size, Share, COVID Impact Analysis and Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global Lithium Ion Battery Market is expected to grow from USD 40.5 billion in 2020 to USD 91.9…

BYD Tang’s Norway Specs, Electric Trash Trucks, & Electric Bus Orders

One of the most consistent and considerable electric vehicle producers this past decade has been BYD. In fact, it was probably #1, especially if you roll in all of the electric buses and electric trucks it has sold. In the past couple of weeks, though, BYD (which stands for “Build Your Dreams”) has …

BYD Will Help You Get Cash Money For Electric Buses

Transit agencies need to transition their bus fleets to electricity ASAP. The Biden administration knows that and is trying to help. The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) recently announced Low or No Emission (Low-No) Program grants totaling $180 million to charge up that transition to electric b…
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BYD Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was BYD founded?

    BYD was founded in 1995.

  • Who are BYD key executives?

    BYD's key executives are Wang Chuan-fu, Lv Xiang-yang and Xia Zuo-quan.

  • How many employees does BYD have?

    BYD has 224,280 employees.

  • What is BYD revenue?

    Latest BYD annual revenue is ¥121.8 b.

  • What is BYD revenue per employee?

    Latest BYD revenue per employee is ¥543 k.

  • Who are BYD competitors?

    Competitors of BYD include GCL System Integration Technology, Shinsung E&G and Tesla.

  • Where is BYD headquarters?

    BYD headquarters is located at Pingshan Residential District, Pingshan, Shenzhen.

  • Where are BYD offices?

    BYD has offices in Shenzhen, Lancaster, Los Angeles, Lane Cove West and in 14 other locations.

  • How many offices does BYD have?

    BYD has 18 offices.