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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 Ratings3.2

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)224,280(-10%)
Job Openings4,679
Revenue (FY, 2020)¥153.5 B(+27%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$263(+3%)
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
Bucarest 150, 701
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 ¥153.47 b in FY, 2020 which is a 26% increase from the previous period.
CNY

Revenue (FY, 2020)

153.5b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

26%

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

27.2b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

17.8%

Net income (FY, 2020)

6.0b

Market capitalization (14-Sept-2021)

903.9b

Closing stock price (14-Sept-2021)

263.0

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

13.7b

EV

942.4b
BYD's current market capitalization is $903.9 b.
Annual
CNYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

121.8b121.8b153.5b

Revenue growth, %

19%0%26%

Cost of goods sold

103.7b103.7b126.2b

Gross profit

18.1b18.1b27.2b
Half Year
CNYH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Revenue

52.2b59.2b58.0b

Cost of goods sold

44.9b50.0b47.6b

Gross profit

7.3b9.2b10.5b

Gross profit Margin, %

14%16%18%
Annual
CNYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

11.2b11.7b13.7b

Accounts Receivable

44.2b40.1b39.3b

Inventories

26.3b25.6b31.4b

Current Assets

115.4b107.0b111.6b
Half Year
CNYH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Cash

10.0b9.7b12.7b

Accounts Receivable

51.5b47.7b41.9b

Inventories

25.0b28.0b27.8b

Current Assets

112.1b114.4b108.8b
Annual
CNYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Depreciation and Amortization

9.3b9.8b12.5b

Inventories

(6.6b)284.0m(6.7b)

Accounts Payable

6.0b(9.9b)17.0b

Cash From Operating Activities

12.5b14.7b45.4b
Half Year
CNYH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Depreciation and Amortization

4.4b4.9b5.3b

Inventories

(5.2b)(1.8b)(2.8b)

Accounts Payable

(914.1m)(9.3b)150.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

(1.6b)(2.1b)15.5b
CNYH1, 2018

Revenue/Employee

235.0k

Debt/Equity

1.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

3.2 x
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BYD Operating Metrics

FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Patent Applications (China)

20.67 k23.18 k25.66 k

Patent Applications (Foreign)

3.45 k4.02 k6.2 k

Patents Issued (China)

13.66 k15.5 k17.49 k

Patents Issued (Foreign)

2.27 k2.73 k3.02 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 Lithium Batteries Co., Ltd.
BYD Precision Manufacture Co., Ltd.
BYD (Shangluo) Industrial Co., Ltd.
Changsha BYD Auto Co., Ltd.
Huizhou BYD Battery Co., Ltd.
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BYD Revenue Breakdown

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BYD revenue breakdown by business segment: 7.6% from Rechargeable Batteries and Photovoltaic Products, 38.7% from Mobile Handset Components and Assembly Service, 53.4% from Automobiles and Related Products and 0.3% from Other

BYD revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 38.5% from Overseas and 61.5% from PRC (including Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan)

Human Capital Metrics

BYD's employees are reported to be approximately 34% female and 66% male.
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BYD Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

52/100

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BYD Online and Social Media Presence

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BYD News and Updates

Warren Buffett-backed electric carmaker BYD sees August sales surge more than 300%

BYD sold 61,409 new energy vehicles in August, more than four times the amount sold a year ago.

China Electric Vehicle Leader BYD Reports 29% Drop In 1st Half Profit Amid Rising Costs

Revenue soared nearly 54% during the period

Chinese EV maker BYD shares rise despite chip-making unit IPO hampered

Chinese electric car manufacturer BYD has been forced to suspend the proposed listing of its computer chip-making unit amid a The post Chinese EV maker BYD's shares rise despite chip-making unit's IPO plan pausing appeared first on CityAM.

BYD Chip Unit IPO Stalled as China Regulator Probes Adviser

BYD Chip Unit IPO Stalled as China Regulator Probes Adviser

RUMOR: Chinese Made Tesla “Model 2” Will Use BYD Blade Battery

The internet is buzzing with rumors that Tesla is working on a smaller car that will use LFP blade batteries from BYD.
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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 ¥153.5 b.

  • What is BYD revenue per employee?

    Latest BYD revenue per employee is ¥684.3 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.