To mark the start of construction of Nevs’ new energy vehicle factory in China, and the establishment of an R&D centre, a groundbreaking ceremony will be held in Tianjin on 28 June, the automaker said.

The Tianjin manufacturing plant will be Nevs’ second global production base focused on EVs, initially for China.

Nevs’ research, development and production will be managed from its headquarters in Trollhättan.