Chinese language EV maker Zeekr, a unit of auto big Geely, has reportedly filed confidentially for a US preliminary public providing that would search to boost over $1B.
The IPO submitting comes as Zeekr prepares to enter the European EV market. The Geely unit was reportedly valued at round $9B throughout a funding spherical final yr, based on Reuters, who cited unnamed sources near the matter.
Zeekr could be the most recent Chinese language EV maker to listing on the US market, becoming a member of NIO (NIO), Li Auto (LI), BYD (OTCPK:BYDDF) and Xpeng (XPEV). US-based Telsa (TSLA) additionally has a major presence within the Chinese language market.
One other Geely EV unit, Polestar (PSNY), went public in June via a merger cope with SPAC Gore Guggenheim that valued the mixed firm at round $20B.
Vietnamese EV maker Vinfast (VFS) additionally just lately filed for a US itemizing.