The government is providing tax exemptions, subsidies, and other benefits to EV buyers and makers.
and the creation of a charging infrastructure.
Lower import duties may make it easier for Tesla to sell all of its models in India.
not simply the new automobile it intends to produce locally, a source told Reuters.
Similar actions have been taken by other nations to encourage EV manufacturing commitments.
For instance, Indonesia has proposed lowering import duties from 50%
to zero for EV companies contemplating investments, a move that is seen to be an effort to recruit Tesla and Chinese competitors.
create a new EV that costs about $24,000, or about 25% less than its present base model,