Last month, Tesla sold 70% less electric cars in China.
All Tesla products are imported from the US for the Chinese market and the 40 percent tariffs introduced by Beijing increase the ever-growing California electromobile. This is due to the unprecedented increase in sales of green cars in China since mid-year.
Last week, trying to persuade investors, Ilon Musk announced that Tesla could reduce the price of model S and model X to the Chinese market, making it "more accessible" and less impact. The company has already purchased land for its future factory in Shanghai – the first place outside of the United States.