BYD Company Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the rechargeable battery and photovoltaic, handset components and assembly, and automobile businesses worldwide. It operates through three segments: Rechargeable Battery and Photovoltaic Products; Mobile Handset Components and Assembly Service; and Automobiles and Related Products. The company manufactures and sells lithium-ion and nickel batteries, photovoltaic products, and iron batteries primarily for mobile phones, electric tools, and other portable electronic instruments; mobile handset components, such as housings and keypads; and automobiles, and auto-related molds and components, as well as provides assembly, and automobiles leasing and after sales services. In addition, it offers passenger vehicles, taxis, buses, coaches, logistics vehicles, and construction and sanitation vehicles; vehicles for warehousing, port, airport, and mining operations; rail transit equipment; consumer electronics; and solar batteries and arrays. Additionally, the company develops, sells, and leases residential properties, as well as provides property management services. BYD Company Limited was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Shenzhen, China.