To your surprise, this number is 70% higher than what Tesla gained in the same months of 2021!
Coming back to the Supply chain challenges, Even though Tesla is a Texas based company, it’s Giga factory is in China. Now even though Tesla has no issues in having a giga factory there, there was an issue this time. China has been going through strict coronavirus policies.
Despite this, the tech giant delivers 310,048 from 1st January 2022 to 31st March 2022! The report shared further tells that in previous year the figures were 184,800.
In his tweet, Musk adds that it was difficult year as China was going through a Zero Covid policy. Massive Covid testing seals Shinghai. Such a policy causes supply chain management issues and disruptions. He thanks his suppliers over it! View Original tweet here!
This was an *exceptionally* difficult quarter due to supply chain interruptions & China zero Covid policy.
Outstanding work by Tesla team & key suppliers saved the day.
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) April 2, 2022
Even though the official reports are not public yet, the statements show that the delivers of Tesla’s Model 3 sedan and Model Y were made. these 2 models date back to 2019 yet had not penetrated into perspective economies.
Full reports are to be made public on 20th April.
The world’s most valuable carmaker is set to release its full financial results for the period on 20 April.