Tesla China denies media reports of output cut at Shanghai plant

People check a Tesla Model Y electric vehicle (EV) displayed at its booth during the 2021 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) in Beijing, China September 4, 2021. REUTERS/Florence Lo

SHANGHAI, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Tesla (TSLA.O) on Monday said media reports which said its plant in Shanghai would cut December output of its Model Y were "untrue".

Reuters on Monday reported Model Y output at the plant was set to fall by more than 20% versus November citing two sources with knowledge of the electric vehicle (EV) giant's production plan. read more

Reporting by Zhang Yan and Brenda Goh; writing by Meg Shen; editing by Jason Neely

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