In India, Apple sources most of its components from Foxconn Technology Group, the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer. According to Reuters, Apple has been trying to diversify its supply chain and reduce its dependence on Foxconn. In recent years, Apple has been working with suppliers in India to source components for its iPhones and iPads. However, due to the challenging business environment in India, Apple has had difficulty finding reliable suppliers. sources apple indiakalrareuters
Apple Inc is expected to launch its much-anticipated iPhone in India within the next three months, sources familiar with the matter said, marking one of the company’s most important expansions outside its home market. sources apple indiakalrareuters
The move would be a boost for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Make in India” initiative as Apple seeks to grow its presence in the world’s second-biggest smartphone market.
In India, Apple sources are facing difficulties due to the coronavirus pandemic. Kalra Reuters reports that suppliers in India have been unable to meet the demands of the iPhone maker. This has led to production delays and a shortage of products in the market.