- May 19, 2017
Tesla is making a greater effort to engage with regulators in China as it faces criticism about safety and service, according to Reuters.
“Tesla’s change of strategy leading to more behind-the-scenes interaction with policymakers in Beijing compared to relatively little previously shows the seriousness with which the U.S. automaker views the setbacks in its second-biggest market,” the report said.
The report said Tesla executives have started attending policy discussions, a regular practice among auto industry executives in China. These discussions can include “auto data storage, vehicle-to-infrastructure communication technologies, car recycling and carbon emissions.”
Tesla has also advertised jobs to update a policy database and maintain relationships with government and industry, the...