Trump praises Musk for building Gigafactory in Texas

Friday, 24. July 2020 16:02

United States President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Friday to praise Tesla CEO Elon Musk for picking Texas as the location of its next Gigafactory.

"Great job by @elonmusk in agreeing to build, in TEXAS, what is expected to be the largest auto plant anywhere in the world. He kept his word to me. Texas & @Tesla are big winners. MADE IN THE USA!" Trump wrote

On Wednesday, Musk announced the electric carmaker will build a Gigafactory at a 2,000-acre site in Travis County, near Texas' capital Austin. He stressed that Tesla's Cybertruck will be manufactured at the plant.

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