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iPhone Factories in India Shut Down Following Lockdown Orders Due to Coronavirus Outbreak

iPhone production in India is going to be affected following a nationwide lockdown order from the Indian government. Apple’s supply chain partners Foxconn and Wistron have temporarily shut down their factories in the country to comply with the demand. They are expected to shut down their factories until April 14 to comply with the order. […]

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Foxconn Says It Has Secured Enough Workers to Meet ‘Seasonal Demand’ for iPhone 12 Production

Due to Coronavirus pandemic, many were critical of when Apple’s supply chain will return to normal and cater to iPhone 12 demands. A new report from Nikkei says that Foxconn, one of the largest iPhone manufacturer has finally managed to hire enough workers to meet ‘seasonal demand.’ The statement also implies that Foxconn seems to […]

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Production Resumption at Foxconn Factories in China Have ‘Exceeded Expectations’

Foxconn’s founder Terry Gou Tai-ming said on Thursday that production resumption at its factories in China has “exceeded expectations.” Foxconn assembles a number of Apple products including iPhones at its factories in China. The production at Foxconn factories was disrupted due to the coronavirus outbreak in China. After an extended period of shutdown, Foxconn resumed […]

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Foxconn Quarantines iPhone Workers for 14 Days to Avoid Spread of Coronavirus

China and many other Asian countries are dealing with the mayhem caused by Coronavirus. The new virus strain has claimed hundreds of lives in mainland China and left thousands infected. We have seen numerous reports of how coronavirus might affect iPhone production. Now Foxconn has announced that it will quarantine iPhone workers for 14 days […]

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Apple Supplier Foxconn Sees Fairly Small Impact of Coronavirus Outbreak, but It Could Change

In spite of the Wuhan Coronavirus outbreak in China, Foxconn has reportedly seen a “fairly small impact” on its production lines. However, it could face a big hit if the Chinese government forces factories to remain closed for another week. According to a report from Reuters, Foxconn could see a big impact on its iPhone […]

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Foxconn Launches an Internal Inquiry into Employees Who Sold iPhones with Defective Parts

Foxconn is one of the major manufacturing partners for the iPhone. The company has conducted an internal investigation into allegations of fraud. Apparently, Foxconn employees sold iPhones with defective parts. It is alleged that Taiwanese businessmen were hand in gloves with the management staff at Foxconn’s Zhengzhou plant. They used defective iPhone parts and assembled […]

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