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Tesla to Open Canada Battery Gear Factory in Markham

The facility will be the first branded Tesla Canada manufacturing facility in Canada and will produce state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment to be used at the Gigafactories located around the world in the production of batteries.
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Tesla plans to open a factory to produce battery manufacturing equipment in Markham, Ont., the mayor said, as the electric carmaker ramps up the production of cheaper, higher-range 4680 battery cells.

Mayor Frank Scarpitti did not provide many details about the factory.

In 2019, the U.S. electric carmaker in 2019 acquired Canada-based Hibar, which manufactures pumps used in fast-speed battery assembly that Tesla is introducing for its new 4680 cells.

Full Article: ctvnews.ca