Smartphone Manufacturers Apple has started trial production of its iPhone 13 in India. It is being built in The Foxconn Plant in Chennai. the decision was taken by Apple in view of the growing demand for iPhones in India. The company hopes that with this it will be able to meet India's domestic demand and export demand by February 2022.
Apple officials said the production of the iPhone 13 in India helped Apple improve the supply of this model to the global market. About 20-30 percent of phones manufactured in India are usually being exported. Earlier, Apple used to secure the supply of semiconductor chips. Many companies in the global market are still facing a shortage of semiconductor chips. That is why Apple had to expand production in India to increase its production.
Apple makes 70% of smartphones in India: iPhone 13 series iPhone 13 has become the best-selling model in the country. So the company is planning to build 13 pro iPhone and 13 pro max iPhone here. Coming to the total sales of Apple in India, low-value models like iPhone 11 and iPhone 12 contribute the most. Apple is already engaged in producing both these phones Foxconn plant Chennai. In addition, iPhone SE is produced in the Wistron plant in Bengaluru. According to an estimate, 70% of the total smartphones sold in Apple India are manufactured in India.
Production in the country 3-4 months after launch: Navkendra Singh, Research Director, Market Tracker IDC India, has said that Apple is producing this iPhone model locally after 3-4 months of its launch in the country. The company launched iPhone 13 in India at the end of September this year.