India, June 21, 2023 - LONGi, the world leading solar technology company, has recently signed a groundbreaking cooperation agreement with Zetwerk, a managed marketplace for contract manufacturing across industrial and consumer segments. The partnership aims to further the collaboration on Commercial & Industrial (C&I) and open access markets in India.
The collaboration brings together LONGi's expertise in solar technology and Zetwerk's robust manufacturing capabilities. By leveraging Zetwerk's on-demand manufacturing platform and LONGi's advanced solar solutions, this partnership aims to meet the growing demand for sustainable energy solutions and to strive to make solar power more accessible, and environmentally friendly for a brighter and greener future.
"As India's renewables sector continues its impressive growth, we are thrilled to embark on a collaborative journey with the LONGi team. With our strong focus on the solar industry, Zetwerk has been diligently developing its own execution and development capabilities. This strategic partnership with LONGi holds tremendous potential for achieving our shared objectives," said Abhay Adya, Business Head, Renewables, Zetwerk.
Arijit Mitra, LONGi’s General Manager India DGBU mentioned:” We are more than happy to partner with Zetwerk to further our solar power development in India. We also hope that with the decreasing cost of solar energy generation, more commercial and industrial enterprises will be able to see the increasing value of adopting solar energy as part of their energy solutions.”
Valued at $2.7 billion, Zetwerk is a managed marketplace for contract manufacturing. Zetwerk partners with the world’s leading industrial and consumer enterprises to get their products manufactured via a global network of small manufacturers, where Zetwerk helps with supplier selection, pricing and fulfilment of orders. Zetwerk offers manufacturing solutions across a diverse range of industries such as Oil & Gas, Renewables, Aerospace, Infrastructure, Electronics and Precision Parts. For customers, Zetwerk’s global manufacturing network ensures products are manufactured faster, at competitive prices and with world-class quality. In addition, Zetwerk’s in-house Manufacturing Operating System software, enables digital selection of supply, real-time tracking across stages, visual updates of products getting made, seamless communication across stakeholders and quality assurance of the final product, thereby offering customers peace of mind. For manufacturing partners, Zetwerk drives higher utilization of manufacturing capacities and offers various portfolio services (including logistics, raw material procurement, working capital access) to drive revenue growth and optimize manufacturing costs.
Founded in 2000, LONGi is committed to being the world’s leading solar technology company, focusing on customer-driven value creation for full scenario energy transformation.
Under its mission of 'making the best of solar energy to build a green world', LONGi has dedicated itself to technology innovation and established five business sectors, covering mono silicon wafers cells and modules, commercial & industrial distributed solar solutions, green energy solutions and hydrogen equipment. The company has honed its capabilities to provide green energy and has more recently, also embraced green hydrogen products and solutions to support global zero carbon development. www.longi.com