Well you would be too if you got Apple + Tesla to do all the R+D for you and then just slipped some H-1B industrial spies into their companies to steal all their tech.

It’s easy to be a “world-beating economy” when you don’t have to pay for anything.

https://www.asiatimesfinancial.com/china-s-nio-is-worth-more-than-ford-or-general-motors