Tesla (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk tweeted Wednesday afternoon that he was currently in discussions with the Indian government regarding Tesla's operations in the country.
In discussions with the government of India requesting temporary relief on import penalties/restrictions until a local factory is built— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 14, 2017
Last month, Musk took to Twitter (TWTR) to announce that his India plans had been delayed by the country's "Make in India" push which requires foreign companies to source at least 30% of their products locally.
For Tesla vehicles, "the supply doesn't yet exist in India to support that," Musk said.
Shares of Tesla closed higher by 1.25% on Wednesday.
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