Report of Tesla Freezing Spending on United States dollars 4.5 Billion Gigafactory

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The news represents a real reversal of Panasonic's plans; it recently expanded the US Gigafactory from 10 to 13 production lines to help the vehicle maker grow.

Tesla stock traded down about 2.9% at $268.08 shortly before noon Thursday, in a 52-week range of $247.77 to $387.46.

Adding to the headache has been Tesla's earlier sales success.

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Panasonic would also suspend planned investment in Tesla's battery and electric vehicle plant in Shanghai.

Batteries produced there aren't just for Tesla's cars, mind. Panasonic also intends to suspend planned investment in Tesla's battery and electric vehicle plant in Shanghai, and instead provide technical support and a small number of batteries from the existing gigafactory, the newspaper reported. The Tesla deal with PanasonicThe deal was announced in July of 2014 as reported in a Verge article: "Electric auto manufacturer Tesla has today announced a partnership with Japanese electronics giant Panasonic to build a large battery manufacturing plant on U.S. soil". While production at the gigafactory in Nevada has improved and sales have climbed, the business has yet to become a major contributor to earnings. Together, Tesla and Panasonic are said to have invested 4.5 billion USA dollars in the plant in recent years.

"Panasonic established a battery production capacity of 35GWh in Tesla's Gigafactory 1 by the end of March 2019 in line with growing demand", Panasonic said.

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A Tesla spokesperson told Nikkei that "We will of course continue to make new investments in Gigafactory 1, as needed".

Panasonic commented on the decision stating: "Panasonic will study additional investments over 35 GWh in collaboration with Tesla".

Tesla, though, expects to produce at most 400,000 cars in 2019. For the first time in a while, openings at Tesla's Palo Alto engineering and design facility have outpaced that at the company's Fremont, California manufacturing facility.

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A combination of logistical problems, lower USA federal incentives for buyers and weaker demand for the Tesla Model 3 sent Tesla's stock down by almost 10% when the company reported first-quarter deliveries last month. For their part, Panasonic supplies the cells, while Tesla converts them into battery packs.

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