CEGASA is an important business group which started as a battery manufacturer in 1934. The CEGASA group is currently one of the world’s leading manufacturers of private label batteries and has experienced spectacular growth over the past 5 years, now commanding a strong market presence, both at home and abroad. In 2002 the group’s consolidated turnover stood at 200 M€, with a work force of close to 1000 people.
CEGASA has an extensive sales and logistics network, operating in 8 different countries and exporting to 50 countries on the 5 continents. Most of this production is exported to Europe, particularly to Germany. Throughout the last 8 decades, CEGASA has demonstrated its ability to develop and bring innovative solutions to market, putting the company at the forefront of technological development in the manufacture of portable batteries.
In the 1990’s, CEGASA launched their “Environmentally Friendly” Green Technology battery range, including 2 new lines of Alkaline and Zinc Chloride batteries with enhanced performances. In order to adapt to the fast growing demands of recent times, wide ranging research into new battery technologies, such as primary lithium, lithium ion and lithium-polymer batteries, is in progress within the R&D Department of the company.