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Flagship iPhones one step closer to being built in India

Apple is one step closer to manufacturing flagship iPhones in India for the first time. India’s IT ministry today signed off on plans to build a local Wistron factory that is expected to produce the

India’s decision to defer manufacturing tariffs could help Apple

More and more Apple suppliers are considering building devices in India, and a new concession might make that possibility even more plausible. According to a new report, India has deferred a plan

Apple wants tax incentives to boost iPhone assembly in India

Apple is hoping to secure new tax incentives in India that will allow it to increase local iPhone production and export more devices to be sold in other countries. The company has teamed up with other
Apple now has more reason than ever to focus on India

Apple now has more reason than ever to focus on India

Apple has a big reason to come out all guns blazing in India: failure in China. Going by Tim Cook’s recent memo to employees—published by…

Another iPhone manufacturer is increasing investment in India

Wistron, one of Apple’s iPhone manufacturers, is ramping up its investment in India. According to a new report, the company has vastly increased its authorized capital expenditure in India to meet its
Apple reportedly kills extra iPhone XR production in favor of iPhone 8

Apple reportedly kills extra iPhone XR production in favor of iPhone 8

Demand for the iPhone XR apparently hasn't been as red hot as expected, so Apple's manufacturers are making more of last year's less expensive models.
Foxconn Expected to Assemble Bulk of 2018 iPhones

Foxconn Expected to Assemble Bulk of 2018 iPhones

Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn will assemble the majority of Apple's widely rumored trio of new iPhones expected to launch in 2018, according to the Taipei Times, citing research from Fubon
Apple starts Indian iPhone 6s production and plans a third local model

Apple starts Indian iPhone 6s production and plans a third local model

After opening a manufacturing facility in India to produce the low-cost iPhone SE for Indian customers, Apple is now reportedly making iPhone 6s devices in India and plans to produce another model
Apple expected to start Indian iPhone 6s Plus production by late April

Apple expected to start Indian iPhone 6s Plus production by late April

Following up on a January report that Apple planned to produce inexpensive iPhone 6s models at a new production facility in Bengaluru, India, the country’s Economic Times said today that Apple is

Apple plans to start making another iPhone in India

Apple plans to start manufacturing another iPhone in India, according to a new report. Partner Wistron has already started trial production of the iPhone 6s Plus at its Bangalore plant, where it has
iPhone 8 Plus production halted after unauthorized components discovered

iPhone 8 Plus production halted after unauthorized components discovered

Apple has reportedly halted iPhone production for some two weeks at Wistron, one of the Asian suppliers that assemble the devices for the company, after discovering that that unauthorized components

iPhone manufacturer accused of using unauthorized parts

Apple has reportedly suspended production at one of its iPhone manufacturing plants in China as the result of the use of unauthorized components. The story concerns a Wistron plant in Kunshan, China,

Wistron Denies Report of iPhone 8 Plus Production Being Suspended Due to Use of ‘Unauthorized Components’

Apple supplier Wistron has denied reports of its factory in China suspending production of the iPhone by Apple due to the use of “unauthorized components.” The original report claimed that there was a
Apple manufacturer Wistron reportedly plans budget iPhone factory in India

Apple manufacturer Wistron reportedly plans budget iPhone factory in India

Apple contract manufacturer Wistron is planning a new iPhone production facility in Bengaluru, India, according to Reuters, and will likely begin assembling inexpensive iPhone 6s models there for

Apple Supply Chain Partner Wistron Looking To Assemble iPhone 6s In India

Apple’s supply chain partner Wistron started assembling the iPhone SE in India from last year to meet local demand. Now, the company is looking to expand its assembly process by investing another $157
Apple Supplier Wistron to Explore iPhone 6s Assembly in India Following Plant Expansion

Apple Supplier Wistron to Explore iPhone 6s Assembly in India Following Plant Expansion

Apple's main iPhone manufacturer in India is closing in on a land deal in the tech hub of Bengaluru that will see the firm invest around $157 million to assemble iPhone SE and potentially iPhone 6s

iPhone SE 2 rumored to launch in mid-2018

Apple is set to make another major play for emerging markets next year with the rumored release of a new iPhone SE 2 handset. According to a rumor out of Apple’s supply chain, the new iPhone SE 2 will

Wistron looks to scale up iPhone manufacturing in India

Apple manufacturer Wistron reportedly wants to expand its iPhone SE manufacturing in India. The company is currently scouting for 100 acres of land to help it do so. Wistron has quietly shortlisted