Together with the factory, Tesla will build an engineering center in Berlin. It is expected that in total about 7,000 job places will become available. The authorities are hoping for a "big investment" from the company.
Meanwhile, analysts believe that Germany has become a “logical choice”, also because the government of Angela Merkel is environmentally friendly and is ready to stimulate sales of electric vehicles. However, according to the observers, serious problems are inevitable, because the workforce of the Germans remains one of the most expensive in the world, and electricity is not cheap in Germany.