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Apple Shifting More iPhone and iPad Production to India and Vietnam

Wednesday January 27, 2021 11:14 am PST by
In an effort to diversify its supply chain and manufacture more products outside of China, Apple this year plans to ramp up production of iPhones, iPads, Macs, and other devices in India and Vietnam, according to a report from Nikkei Asia. iPad production in Vietnam is set to start as early as the middle of 2021, and the shift will mark the first time that a large number of devices will be...
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Apple Supplier Foxconn to Build $270 Million Plant in Vietnam, Likely for MacBook and iPad

Monday January 18, 2021 6:32 am PST by
Apple supplier Foxconn has been granted a license to construct a new $270 million plant in Vietnam, likely to manufacture MacBooks and iPads (via Reuters). The new plant, to be developed by Fukang Technology, will be located in the northern Vietnamese province of Bac Giang. Upon completion, the location is projected to be able to produce eight million laptops and tablets annually....
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Apple Asks Foxconn to Move Some MacBook and iPad Production From China to Vietnam

Thursday November 26, 2020 2:07 am PST by
Apple has asked Foxconn to move some of its iPad and MacBook assembly from China to Vietnam in an effort to minimize the impact of ongoing trade tensions between the U.S. and China, according to sources cited by Reuters. Foxconn is building assembly lines for Apple's ‌iPad‌ tablet and MacBook laptop at its plant in Vietnam's northeastern Bac Giang province, to come online in the first half...
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Apple Waiting for Improved Worker Conditions Before Expanding Production in Vietnam

Monday August 17, 2020 5:33 am PDT by
Apple is holding off on expanding production in Vietnam until workers' conditions improve, according to local news reports. The reports indicate that Apple representatives visited Vietnam earlier this month to investigate existing Luxshare-ICT facilities. Luxshare-ICT has apparently not met Apple's welfare requirements yet, which include adequate dormitories and living conditions for...
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AirPods Pro Starting to Be Assembled in Vietnam

Thursday May 21, 2020 9:15 am PDT by
Apple has been seeking to add geographic diversity to its supply chain for some time now, with a shift of some production of the AirPods lineup to Vietnam being one significant step for the company. Photo via @alixrezax Apple reportedly began trialing production of regular ‌AirPods‌ in Vietnam almost a year ago, and it was reported in December that Apple's ‌AirPods‌ suppliers were looking to...
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Apple Opens Subsidiary in Vietnam Amid Strong iPhone Sales

Thursday November 5, 2015 4:38 am PST by
Apple has opened a subsidiary company in Vietnam to import and distribute iPhones directly in the country, one of the fastest growing smartphone markets in the Asia-Pacific region, according to Reuters. Vietnam's national business registry website confirms that Apple Vietnam Limited Liability was established in Ho Chi Minh City on October 28 with a registered capital of 15 billion dong, or...