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    Panasonic warns of possible difficulties in keeping up with Tesla’s demand for batteries

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    While reporting Panasonic’s latest financial results, Chief Executive Kazuhiro Tsuga commented about the company’s growing partnership with Tesla. Tsuga warns that Panasonic could have problems aligning its production capacity with Tesla’s demand for batteries. more…

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    Oh no, what does this mean for Model 3 deliveries?
     
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    Nothing. It's standard to list all possible issues when reporting financial results.

    They are not saying that they're having issues - just warning that it's possible that they could run into issues, which would then affect future earnings.
     
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    Well said, Garsh! Let's stay positive!
     
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    In the article the Panasonic exec even states that Panasonic is encouraged by the demand for the Model 3 and is ready to move up their investment schedule if asked by Tesla. I am pretty sure we are fine.

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