As per reports, Apple (AAPL) has begun with the assembly of the iPhone 12 in India. The Indian unit of Apple’s Taiwanese contract manufacturer Foxconn to assemble the device in its plant in southern Tamil Nadu state, as per sources.
“We are proud to be starting production of iPhone 12 in India for our local customers,” Apple said in a statement on Thursday, without naming the supplier making the smartphone.
Apple has been shifting some areas of production from China to other markets as it deals with the trade war between the U.S and China. Also, some iPad and MacBook assembly are also likely to shift to Vietnam from China, as reported. The company is also planning to begin the assembly of its iPad tablet to India, as per Reuters report.
Apple has bet big on India since it began iPhone assembly in the country in 2017 via another Taiwanese supplier, Wistron. Foxconn, Wistron, and a third supplier Pegatron have together committed roughly $900 million over five years to make iPhones in India.
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