[January 12, 2023](Reported by Epoch Times reporter Gao Sugi) According to a Bloomberg News report on Wednesday (January 11) citing people familiar with the situation,teslaThe company may be inIndonesiaThe establishment of a production facility with a capacity of 1 million vehicles is close to a preliminary agreement.
According to reports,IndonesiaThe government investment minister also confirmed the news that they are negotiating with the world’s most valuable automaker.
Indonesiais a producer of nickel, the raw material for batteries, andteslaone of the main suppliers.However, electric car manufacturers Tesla andIndonesiaNeither government investment ministry immediately responded to a request for comment.
Tesla is at its Supermarkets in Shanghai, Austin, Berlin and Fremont, Calif.factorymanufactures its electric vehicles. Tesla is also said to be announcing that it will build a new factory in the Mexican state of Nuevo Leon.
Negotiations between Tesla and Indonesia include plans for production facilities and the promotion of the company’s supply chain, the report said.
On Wednesday, Tesla shares rose 3.68% to $123.22. In 2022, the stock price will fall by 65%.
In 2022, a senior cabinet minister in Indonesia revealed to CNBC Indonesia that Tesla has signed a contract worth about $5 billion to buy battery raw materials from nickel processing companies in Indonesia.
In August 2022, Indonesian President Joko Widodo urged the electric carmaker to produce cars and batteries in Indonesia in comments to Bloomberg News.
According to the South Korean Presidential Office, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said in November last year that South Korea is the country where he plans to build and manufacture electric vehicles in Asia.factoryOne of the best candidates.
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