View Original Article


Hunter Black Women's Shoes Original Refined Quilted Gloss Chelsea Boot size 8 MNew Sam Edelman Bleecker Black Ankle Military Boots Size 6 US $170 , MINNETONKA CALF HI 3-LAYER FRINGE BOOT WOMENS 10 BROWN , Camouflage Boots Womens | Blue Camo Ladies Hand-crafted ShoesVince Camuto New Womens Brass Black Suede Leather Ankle Boots 5.5 M Shoes NWOB , New Women's Nurture Greyson Strap Boots Tall Black Soft leather 7.5 M $189NIB Guess Safarri Flat Faux Suede Booties Boots Gray US 9, , awesome ZODIAC true vintage 70's brown leather western biker harness boots 8COLUMBIA WOMENS 9.5 HEAVENLY SHORTY OMNI HEAT BOOTIES BOOTS SHOES NEWSuperhero Boots Womens | Kapow Ladies Hand-crafted Shoes , Womne Animal Print Ankle Boots Platform Leather Two Colors Leisure Casual ShoesBottes Talons Compensés REPETTO Mouton Veritable Beige T 38,5 BON ETAT , GUESS!! DANDRA BLACK OVER THE KNEE BOOTS SIZE 7 NEW IN BOX , AGL ATTILO GIUSTI LEOMBRUNI Black Leather knee high BOOTS SHOES Womens 40 , New Guess Balere Cowboy Knee High Flats Riding Boots Shoes Black Leather Suede , LADIES SHOES/FOOTWEAR - Borelli Staccy red ankle bootJessica Simpson Womens Tustiny Brown Leather Heel Boots 5.5 M Shoes Distressed , Madden Girl Womens Jagg Knee High Boot Shoes , Born Boots Knee High Brown Zip Sides Heels Size 9 , Women Block Heels Over Knee High Boots Embroidered Pointy Toe Zip Casual Shoes , Harley Davidson HAYLEY Womens Riding Motorcycle Buckle Black Leather Boots US-6Womens 6.5 B M Frye Vtg USA Made Black Leather Cowboy Western Boots Riding Tall , Style & Co Womens NWB Ralley Black Boots Shoes 6.5 MED NEWWomens Ankle Boots Faux Suede High Block Chunky Heels Platform Booties Shoes New , Blowfish Flynt Black PU 3 Strap Womens Mid Calf Boots , New Skechers Stedman Blaylock Leather Safety Toe Women Boots Sz 9 - 76547 , Women Shinning Patent Leather Suede Two Types Ankle Boots Metallic Ring ShoesMilwaukee Performance Women's Spiked -High Heel- Boot W/ Side Zipper **MBL9440 , Johnston & Murphy Bree Foldover Cuff Knee High Boot Size: 7.5 ,

Tesla has secured the rights to about 210 acres of land in Lingang, Shanghai, the site of the electric automaker’s planned factory and its first outside of the U.S.

Tesla executives and leaders of the Shanghai Economics and Information Committee, Shanghai Lingang Area Development Administration and Shanghai Lingang Group witnessed the agreement-signing ceremony in China on Wednesday.

“Tesla’s mission is to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy not only through all-electric vehicles, but also scalable clean energy generation and storage products,” Robin Ren, Tesla’s vice president of Worldwide Sales said in a statement. “Securing this site in Shanghai, Tesla’s first Gigafactory outside of the United States, is an important milestone for what will be our next advanced, sustainably developed manufacturing site.”

The land transfer marks an important step for Tesla, which recently said rising costs had prompted the company to accelerate construction of its so-called Gigafactory 3. Tesla warned in its production and delivery report in early October that tariffs, combined with the cost of shipping its vehicles via ocean carrier and the lack of access to cash incentives available to locally produced electric vehicles, has put the company at a disadvantage in China.

Tesla reasserted those statements Wednesday, noting that it expects the project to be a “capital efficient and rapid buildout, using many lessons learned from the Model 3 ramp in North America.”

Tesla reached a deal in July with the Shanghai government to build a factory that it says will be capable of producing 500,000 electric vehicles a year. Once construction begins, it will take about two years until Tesla can produce vehicles. It will be another “two to three years before the factory is fully ramped up to produce around 500,000 vehicles per year for Chinese customers,” a Tesla spokesman said at the time.

The Shanghai factory deal marks a shift within the Chinese government to allow foreign companies to build and operate wholly owned facilities there. Foreign companies have historically had to form a 50-50 joint venture with a local partner to build a factory in China.

Chinese President Xi Jinping has said the country will phase out joint-venture rules for foreign automakers by 2022. Tesla is one of the first beneficiaries of this rule change.

The agreement allows Tesla to construct and operate a wholly owned factory in Lingang. The new factory will carry out research and development, manufacturing and sales operations.

The Chinese government will still be involved, however. Under a cooperation agreement, the Shanghai government and Tesla will jointly promote electric vehicle technology and industry development. The city of Shanghai said it will provide support for Gigafactory 3, although details are thin as to what that might mean.

Womens 27137 7 EE EW EW Blondo Victorina Waterproof Riding Blondo Boots Black Leather Knee High eb362d1 -