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Between 2030 and 2040, we expect a 10-fold increase in share of recyclable material. A fast ramp-up from 2030 onwards will happen because the first wave of electrification will reach its end-of-life.
Between 2023 and 2030, the gigafactory scrap will drive the market. With scrap rates reducing significantly, it will comprise ~10% of the market in 2040. ~5,950 kt of end-of-life batteries in 2040 will drive the market.
Jan-Hendrik Bomke, and Felix Ferk also contributed to this report.
This analysis was jointly developed with the "Production Engineering of E-Mobility Components" (PEM) chair at RWTH Aachen University. The authors would like to thank Prof. Dr.-Ing. Achim Kampker, Dr.-Ing. Christian Offermanns, Merlin Frank and Timon Elliger for the successful collaboration.