Tag: iPhone production


iPhone production will see major impact if China factory halt continues

February 3, 2020

Via: Apple Insider

One week ago, Foxconn claimed its facilities were prepared to fulfill all global orders for product assembly, which would include Apple product lines like the iPhone, iPad, and Mac, despite the spread of the virus. In a new report, Foxconn’s […]


Lower iPhone production cost may help Apple absorb 10% tariff

August 26, 2019

Via: Apple Insider

The ongoing trade war between the United States and China has, so far, not affected the iPhone, though one threat of a 10% tariff directly affecting electronics like the iPhone was close to being implemented, before being delayed until December. […]


Apple is reportedly cutting production orders for its newest iPhones

November 19, 2018

Via: The Verge

Apple is reportedly cutting production orders for its newest iPhones, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal that cites sources that claim that demand for the new devices — especially the iPhone XR — has been weaker than […]


For Apple, U.S.-China Trade Fight Grows Riskier

September 17, 2018

Via: WSJ All things digital

The U.S.-China trade fight is becoming more perilous for Apple Inc., as the Trump administration’s tariffs threaten some of its gadget sales in the U.S. and as China weighs retaliatory measures that could target iPhone production there. The trade tensions […]


Apple trialing iPhone 6s Plus production in India in bid to cut costs

April 13, 2018

Via: Apple Insider

Wistron has set up a line for the 6s Plus at its Bengaluru facility, which currently manufactures the iPhone SE, according to two senior industry executives cited by India’s The Economic Times. Commercial production will allegedly begin within the next […]