China's Geely starts making commercial satellites - Metro US

China’s Geely starts making commercial satellites

The Geely logo is seen at a car dealership in Shanghai

BEIJING (Reuters) – Automaker Geely said on Monday it is making commercial satellites at its factory in the eastern Chinese city of Taizhou.

Geely is building low-orbit satellites to meet demand for high-speed connectivity capabilities that can deliver fast software updates. The factory will be able to make 500 satellites a year, according to its statement.

(Reporting by Yilei Sun and Brenda Goh; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)

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