Sina science and Technology News Beijing time. 8 month 12 Morning news , As report goes , Documents from Fort Worth, Texas, show , Amazon backed electric car company Rivian Consider investing at least 50 Billion dollars to build a new car factory near the city .
The factory is called... In the document “ Tra project ”, Expect to 2027 The year will create at least 7500 Jobs , Produce about every year 20 Thousands of cars . A slide of the local economic development department shows , The plant will be located west of Fort Worth , Covers an area of 2000 acres .
According to documents , The minimum annual salary of factory workers is 5.6 Thousands of dollars .
Based in California Rivian In the statement , As part of the competitive process , The company is communicating with many places about the location of its second U.S. plant , But they also added , No final decision has been made yet .
To attract Rivian in , Fort Worth provides it with up to 4.4 Billion dollars in grants and tax relief , Other cities participating in the bidding have also provided substantial discounts .
According to documents ：“ Preferential policies are important to the final decision .”
People familiar with the matter previously disclosed , The new factory will include battery production , And is expected to break ground next year .
Rivian It is also considering the construction of a new electric vehicle plant in the east of mesa, Arizona .
tesla CEO Elon · musk （Elon Musk） Once said ：“ I suggest they do a good job in the first factory . It is difficult to achieve mass production at an acceptable unit cost .”
People familiar with the matter said , Arizona may still be Rivian Priority site selection , But preferential policies offered elsewhere “ It's really tempting , Especially when you've never done such a big project ”.
As emerging auto companies challenge old auto giants in the field of electric vehicles , The governments of Fort Worth and Texas are also bidding to attract these “ New forces building cars ”.
Tesla, an electric car maker, won about... Last year for its new car and battery plant in Austin, Texas 6500 $10000 tax rebate .