Electronics IndustrySouth-East European INDUSTRIAL Мarket - issue 4/2015

Monbat is a Bulgarian company with almost 60 year history and traditions in the manufacturing of batteries. It manufactures lead acid batteries for various applications. It was established in 1959. The company exports around 85% of its products all over the world, mostly EU and Eastern Europe.

Monbat’s activity includes: manufacture of starter batteries, stationary batteries, solar batteries, batteries for military applications, locomotive batteries, LED production, recycling.
Monbat is reported to be one of the fastest growing battery companies in SEE with 2010 revenues in excess of 80 million euro. The company operates two battery manufacturing facilities in Bulgaria located in the towns of Montana and Dobrich.

It owns two recycling facilities in Romania and Serbia. Monbat maintains intensive R&D activities in cooperation with the Bulgarian Academy of Science. It works in cooperation with many large international companies such as Vodafone, Ericsson, Huawei. 24% of the sales are realized on the German market.