Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd., trading as Foxconn Technology Group and better known as Foxconn, is a Taiwanese multinational electronics contract manufacturing company with its headquarters in Tucheng, New Taipei, Taiwan.
Taiwan-based electronics contract manufacturer Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd or Foxconn has partnered with a US-based medical firm Medtronic to produce ventilators at its Wisconsin plant.
With the government increasing customs duty on printed circuit board assembly (PCBA) - the key component of any smartphone - from 10 per cent to 20 per cent, Apple's supplier Wistron will soon begin assembling PCBs for high-end iPhones.
The deadly coronavirus outbreak that has claimed 259 lives in China so far has led the iPhone maker to shut all its stores and offices in mainland China till February 9, the media reported on Saturday.
With the Novel Coronavirus spreading fast across China which has claimed 106 lives so far, Apple supplier Foxconn has warned employees who were in Taiwan for the Chinese New Year not to return to its Wuhan plant in China.
In January this year, Apple CEO Tim Cook mentioned several reasons why iPhone sales were not picking up in the emerging markets including in India customers holding on to their older iPhones a bit longer, weak macro-economic conditions, foreign exchange and battery exchange programmes.
Nov 19 The moment you enter a production line at Foxconn's 30-acre manufacturing facility dedicated to Chinese conglomerate Xiaomi at Sri City here, you encounter a world without men.
In a big impetus for its India manufacturing dream, Apple has started production of its highly successful iPhone XR in the country.
Hailing its presence in the country, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday asked Apple Inc to scale up operations in India from its current presence where the US-based smartphone maker and technology giant has just started manufacturing phones and components for both domestic use and exports purpose while Revenue Department has assured it would look into the levies issues in the sector.
Chinese tech giant Huawei has denied reports that it has cut down smartphone manufacture, thus suspending a number of production lines at its major supplier Foxconn.