Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been trying to reassure China that his firm is not doing something inappropriate. He mentioned at an annual state convention final month that his vehicles would by no means be used for spying in the nation.
Tao mentioned Tesla’s knowledge assortment in China will strictly abide by the nation’s legal guidelines and rules, the paper reported.
The firm had loved a particular relationship with authorities in the nation over the previous few years.
In 2020, Telsa’s income from China soared 124% from a 12 months earlier, largely thanks to gross sales of the Shanghai-made Model 3. Tesla offered greater than 137,000 Model 3s in China final 12 months. That made it the finest promoting electrical automobile in the market, in accordance to the China Passenger Car Association.