Elon Musk has announced the construction of a new Tesla factory

Илон Маск объявил о строительстве нового завода Tesla

The head of Tesla, said in his Twitter account about the beginning of construction of a large plant in Shanghai. The businessman has posted pictures where he is with the mayor of the metropolis Another Jong opens the construction and laid the first stone in the Foundation of the building.

Reports mir24.tv main construction work is scheduled for completion in summer 2019. By the end of the year will start production of Tesla Model 3, and the output of the planned capacity is expected in 2020. Musk said that the plant, which he names Shanghai Giga, will provide the growing Chinese market.

It is reported that Shanghai will have a production version with the lowest Tesla Model 3. More expensive configuration of this and other models continue to be produced at the company’s plant in the United States.