PHOTO FILE: SpaceX owner and Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, speaks during a conversation with Todd Howard (not pictured) in the E3 gaming convention in Los Angeles, California, USA 13, 2019. REUTERS / Mike Blake
(Reuters) – Tesla Inc's (TSLA.O) Elon Musk Chief Executive said Tuesday that the electric car maker will be building a new vehicle factory, “Gigafactory 4” in the “Berlin” area.
Tesla said earlier that he will soon reveal the location of European Gooseberry in 2021.
Musk said, in an award ceremony in Germany, that the factory will be near the new Berlin airport, and will also create an engineering and design center in the city.
In October, Reuters reported that the automaker aims to start production of its gigafactory in China among uncertainties regarding orders, labor and suppliers.
Reporting by Ayanti Bera in Bengaluru; Edited by Shounak Dasgupta
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