Tesla CEO Elon Musk said Indian suppliers wouldn’t be able to support the firm ©PA Images
Tesla CEO Elon Musk said Indian suppliers wouldn’t be able to support the firm ©PA Images

India tells Tesla: No local sourcing rules

posted by Francis Churchill
24 May 2017

Tesla founder Elon Musk has been told his firm does not need any specific local sourcing policies if it wants to start manufacturing and selling its electric cars in India.

In response to a tweet in which Musk said local sourcing rules would hinder the launch of the vehicle, the official Make in India twitter account published a clarification stating this would not be an issue.

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