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5 things to know about Tesla's China plans

Phys.org - Thu 12 Jul 18

Electric vehicle producer Tesla Inc. says it will build its first factory outside the United States in Shanghai.

Tesla to build huge Shanghai factory: local govt

Phys.org - Tue 10 Jul 18

US electric-car maker Tesla has reached an agreement to build a factory capable of producing 500,000 automobiles per year in Shanghai, the city's government said on Tuesday.

Tariff War Casualty? America’s Largest Car Exporter Shifts Some Production to China

Extremetech - Wed 11 Jul 18

The US and China are escalating tariffs. BMW is moving some US production to China. But it's not clear if that's because China consumes 500,000 Bimmers a year (more than the US and Germany), ...

Electric carmaker Tesla to build factory in Shanghai

BBC Technology - Wed 11 Jul 18

Tesla's move comes as the US-China trade war heats up.

Tesla confirms plans to to build a Gigafactory in Shanghai, capable of producing 500,000 vehicles annually

Techspot - Tue 10 Jul 18

Yesterday, we reported that Tesla was forced to raise their car prices by 20 percent in China to compensate for the country's hefty import tariffs. These tariffs were implemented as a result ...

Tesla reaches deal to build electric vehicle factory in China

TechCrunch - Tue 10 Jul 18

Tesla has reached a deal with the Shanghai government to build a factory capable of producing 500,000 electric vehicles a year. The factory would be the automaker’s second assembly plant ...

Tesla signs agreement to build cars in China

The Verge - Tue 10 Jul 18

Tesla has signed a “cooperative agreement” with the Shanghai Municipal Government to build its third Gigafactory and the first in China, the company announced today. Tesla says ...

Tesla will open Shanghai plant to build 500,000 cars a year, report says - Roadshow

CNET Cutting Edge - Tue 10 Jul 18

Elon Musk may have just dodged the US-China trade war.

Tesla’s proposed Chinese factory would crank out 500,000 cars a year

Engadget - Tue 10 Jul 18

That didn't take long: Days after Tesla raised prices to offset import tariffs in China, the company has announced it has reached an agreement with the government in Shanghai to ...

Tesla makes massive bet on China with new 500,000-car Shanghai factory

Arstechnica - Tue 10 Jul 18

A Chinese factory would give Tesla some cover in an extended US-China trade war.

Tesla goes big in China with Shanghai plant

Reuters Technology - Tue 10 Jul 18

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk on Tuesday landed a deal with Chinese authorities to build a new auto plant in Shanghai, its first factory outside the United States, that would ...

Tesla Goes Big in China With Shanghai Plant, Voice of America - Tue 10 Jul 18

Tesla nears plans for China factory as tariffs bring urgency

USA today - Tue 10 Jul 18

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is close to announcing plans to build a new factory in China that's expected to build electric vehicles and batteries. The long-expected expansion can't come a ...

Tesla to open plant in Shanghai with annual capacity of 500,000 cars: local media

Reuters Technology - Tue 10 Jul 18

Tesla Inc on Tuesday signed agreements with Shanghai authorities that will allow it to open a plant in the Chinese city with an annual capacity of 500,000 cars, local media reported.

Tesla prices shoot up $20,000 in China as US trade war begins - Roadshow

CNET - Tue 10 Jul 18

China bumped up its tariff on electric cars by 40 percent in retaliation to US tariffs on Chinese imports.

Tesla raises vehicle prices by 20 percent in China due to US trade war tariffs

Techspot - Mon 9 Jul 18

The US and China have been locked in a bitter trade war for several months now. In April, the US banned suppliers from selling parts to Chinese smartphone giant ZTE. Additionally, US officials ...

Tesla raised its prices in China to offset US trade war tariffs

Engadget - Mon 9 Jul 18

Just when it looked like China was going to be Tesla's boon, the US's trade war changed all that. Over the weekend, Tesla raised the price of the Model S and Model X by around ...

Trade war bumps up Tesla prices in China

The Verge - Mon 9 Jul 18

The price of a Tesla has gone up in China following the country’s first round of retaliatory tariffs in the burgeoning trade war with the United States. Tesla Models S and X now ...

Trump’s Trade War, Round One: China 1, America 0

CleanTechnica - Sun 15 Jul 18

Trade wars are easy to win, our own Dear Leader says. He's right, but maybe not in the way he imagines. CleanTechnica readers of a certain age may remember a time a few decades ago when America ...

Elon Musk Is In China This Week As New Tariffs Begin To Bite

CleanTechnica - Tue 10 Jul 18

Bloomberg reports that Elon Musk is in China this week as new Chinese trade tariffs have raised the price of a Tesla Model X by as much as $30,000 since last week.

Tesla unveils Shanghai factory plans amid US-China trade row

SpaceDaily - Thu 12 Jul 18

Shanghai (AFP) July 10, 2018 Tesla unveiled plans on Tuesday to build a factory in Shanghai to dramatically increase its production capacity, with boss Elon Musk making his electric-car ...