Another automaker is keying in on China's electric vehicle market.

Hitachi's (HTHIY) Hitachi Automotive Electric Motor Systems, a joint venture of Hitachi Automotive Systems and Honda Motor (HMC) - Get Report , will bring electrified motors for electric vehicles in China as soon as 2020.

Hitachi has designated a facility in the Guangdong Province where the development and production of these electric motors will be built, according to the Nikkei Asian Review.

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The company is aiming to take advantage of the Chinese government's efforts to promote the production of eco-friendly cars.

Mass production could reportedly begin April 2020.

Shares of Hitachi were sinking lower in afternoon trading on Monday. 

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