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Blog Report: LG Starts Mass Production of Cells to Support Gigafactory 3

Discussion in 'Battery Discussion' started by TMC Staff, Sep 23, 2019.

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    South Korean tech publication THEELEC has reported that LG Chem has ramped up production of battery cells to support Tesla’s new plant in China. Additionally, the outlet said that Tesla will use NCM 811 cells containing a nickel proportion of 80% or more. The cells have previously been used for electric buses, but will be...
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    AmpedRealtor Well-Known Member

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    Does this mean that US Model Y and some Model 3 will be made in China, or is this just for the Chinese market?
     
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    Just for the Chinese market, which is half of the world's EV market
     
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    Yea. Whole idea is to NOT SHIP vehicles around the world. Make them locally.

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