The work would take place at Hon Hai's plant in Sriperumbudur in the southern state of Tamil Nadu, this source added.
Foxconn, which already makes phones for Xiaomi Corp in India, will invest 25 billion Indian rupees ($356 million) to expand the plant, including investment in iPhone production, Tamil Nadu's Industries Minister M C Sampath told Reuters.
Apple is bringing its iPhone production to India partially thanks to the looming threats and impacts of the China-U.S. trade war.
Reuters today reported that Apple's main manufacturing partner Foxconn will start assembling high-end iPhones in India from 2019. This second manufacturing unit outside of China by Apple is also considered as a smart move to help the Cupertino tech giant in a trade war between the USA and China, which reduces the impact on Apple, the report suggests.
The flagship iPhones are not the first iPhones to be assembled in India. Another insider revealed Apple is proactively pushing for the move to limit any eventual impact from the trade war that is now going on between the United States and China.
Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIPR) is the organization that did the study and according to it, the iPhone XR sold as much as 32% of all iPhones sold in the USA in a particular period in October 2018, just about a month after the release of the device. If that goes ahead, it will be one of the biggest recent steps by a major company to secure an additional production base outside of China.
After reports emerged that iPhone is suffering from weaker sales, Apple's vice president of product marketing Greg Joswiak said that iPhone Xr is the most popular iPhone but did not disclose any sales figure to back up his claims.
Apple shocked investors last month with a lower-than-expected sales forecast for the Christmas quarter that jolted parts suppliers across the world.
In the image - shared by the pop star's pal Conrad Carr - Hemsworth is seen holding a knife with Cyrus' hand on top of his. The Sun have reported that Miley's stunning white gown was designed by Vivienne Westwood with a value of £6,800.
The official statistics agency says tourists arrivals in Egypt in 2017 reached 8.2 million, up from 5.3 million the year before. The white tourist bus could be seen with its windows shattered and surrounded by soot-covered debris.
The Duchess of Sussex spoke to a fan prior to Christmas Day church services in Sandringham and said she's nearing her due date. Meghan and Harry tied the knot in May this year, and announced they were expecting their first child together in October .
Mubarak, who was ousted during the January 2011 uprising, arrived to the court accompanied by his sons Gamal and Alaa. In November 2016, the Court of Cassation revoked death sentences and ordered retrials for Morsi and other defendants.
And I guess you hope that fitting in earns you respect and with that I guess there came a really big cost for the mistake. Fox Cricket commentator Mark Waugh called out Bancroft, who has played a fair bit of cricket, for making an excuse.
Furthermore, the recordings showed that the man had an Alexa-controlled thermostat, and used Alexa in his house and outside. He opened some of these recordings but was unable to recognise any, German magazine Heise reported .
HMV , Britain's biggest high street music retailer , has gone into administration putting 2,200 jobs and 125 stores at risk. Executive chairman Paul McGowan said consumers had switched "at an ever increasing pace" to digital downloads instead.
Cape Town - The festive season brought Eddie Murphy and all 10 of his children together for one epic family photo. The "Coming to America" star's eldest daughter, Bria , 29, posted the photo on her Instagram on Wednesday.
Investors have been unnerved by the potential for weaker economic growth and a partial U.S. federal government shutdown . The recovery in oil prices also bodes well for the Toronto Stock Exchange, which resumes trading on Thursday.
Earlier in the day, Temba Bavuma's half-century and Quinton de Kock's quickfire 45 had given the hosts a crucial 42-run advantage. South Africa needed just 12 runs to win at that point and it meant a pair of ducks for the South Africa skipper in the test.
Yet it may be tempting to read between the lines of his holiday note, given the tone and content of Mattis's resignation letter. Yet, a quality frequently overlooked is a compassionate side to nicknamed Secretary of Defense, "Mad Dog Mattis".
The company plans to shutter 80 stores beginning in late March and liquidation sales could begin in two weeks, the company said. Lambert's efforts to save Sears began with the with the addition of Kmart, which ESL purchased out of bankruptcy in 2002.
Doctors: Flu season only beginning in MI
The best preventive measure that can be taken to ward off or mitigate influenza is to get a flu vaccine each year, the CDC states. Williams says for anyone anxious about getting the flu or having other negative reactions due to getting the flu shot - don't.
Angelina Jolie Doesn't Rule out Move into Politics
Jolie was pressed on the idea when she was interviewed on the BBC , as she guest edited Radio 4's Today programme on Friday. The actress has used her fame to help spread humanitarian efforts for almost 20 years.
MS to receive $2.5 million in Wells Fargo settlement
Finally, the states alleged that Wells Fargo improperly charged residential mortgage consumers for rate lock extension fees. Failing to ensure that customers received refunds of unearned premiums on certain optional auto finance products.
Jim Caldwell in demand for head coaching jobs
Earlier this season, the Green Bay Packers chose to move on from former head coach Mike McCarthy after 13 seasons with the team. During his four years with the team, Caldwell had a winning record three times and led the Lions to the playoffs twice.
Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth reportedly got married
She captioned her photos writing "10 years later." and "12.23.18", possibly indicating the day they exchanged vows. Miley Cyrus chose a Vivienne Westwood made-to-order gown for her surprise wedding to Liam Hemsworth on Sunday.
Thailand Legalizes Medical Marijuana As New Year’s ‘Gift’
Purveyors, producers and researchers will need licenses to handle the drugs, while end-users will need prescriptions. Besides cannabis, kratom or known as ketum in Malaysia has also been given the green light for medical usage.
Florida’s Minimum Wage Going Up In The New Year
These state minimum-wage rates will not apply to work performed in the city of Minneapolis, which has higher minimum-wage rates. The increase is part of a phase-in schedule that will eventually culminate with $15 per hour for affected workers.