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Tesla's China sales dive 98% as coronavirus lockdowns take a toll

Tesla's production in the country also slid 81 per cent to 10,757 vehicles in April, compared with 55,462 in March

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Car sales saw a record decline last month in China, the world's largest market, as strict Covid-19 lockdowns take a severe economic toll.

And no auto maker suffered more than . The EV maker sold 1,512 vehicles in mainland last month, down 98 per cent from March, according to data from the Passenger Car Association.

Tesla's production in the country also slid 81 per cent to 10,757 vehicles in April, compared with 55,462 in March.

didn't export any Shanghai-made vehicles in April, compared with 60 exported in March.

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First Published: Wed, May 11 2022. 23:49 IST
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