Tag Archives: Foxconn

iPhone decline hits Apple suppliers, say they see no upside in immediate sight

Apple’s decline in iPhone sales is unsurprisingly having a knock-on effect on its key suppliers, with the WSJ reporting that Foxconn, Pegatron, Sharp, Japan Display and Sony have all reported falling profits or losses as a result. more…Filed under: AAPL Company, iOS Devices Tagged: Apple suppliers, Foxconn, iPhone, iPhone 7, iPhone sales, japan display, Pegatron, Sharp,…

http://9to5mac.com/2016/05/12/iphone-decline-suppliers-hit/

Report: Foxconn set to open $10 billion iPhone manufacturing plant in India

According to a new report from The Economic Times of India, Apple supplier Foxconn is close to signing a deal with the Indian government to open an iPhone manufacturing plant in the country. The report claims that Apple and Foxconn have narrowed the location for the factory down to Maharashtra. more…Filed under: AAPL Company Tagged: Apple, Foxconn,…

http://9to5mac.com/2016/05/09/foxconn-india-iphone-manufacturing/

Foxconn shares suspended due to “major announcement” expected to be Sharp acquisition

It looks like the on-off acquisition of display-maker Sharp by iPhone assembler Foxconn is back on. The WSJ reported earlier that the two companies have been discussing a significantly lower valuation for the company, and Reuters now reports that share trading in Foxconn has been suspended due to a “major announcement.” Japan’s Sharp Corp and Taiwan’s Foxconn…

http://9to5mac.com/2016/03/29/foxconn-shares-suspended/

Apple manufacturer Foxconn bids $5.3 billion to acquire display maker Sharp

iPhone manufacturer Foxconn has posted a $5.3 billion bid to buy Sharp, the Japanese display manufacturer who has faced financial difficulties in recent years. iPhone displays are currently manufactured by Sharp, Samsung and LG and assembled at Foxconn’s plant. A successful Sharp purchase puts Foxconn in the position to make iPhone display components, going beyond assembly.

http://9to5mac.com/2016/01/21/apple-manufacturer-foxconn-bids-5-3-billion-to-acquire-display-maker-sharp/

Tim Cook met with India’s Prime Minister, discussed Apple Pay, iPhone 6s, possible manufacturing

Shortly after Tim Cook met with the Chinese President, Apple’s CEO has met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, as expected. The Times of India reports that the two of them discussed the possibility of bringing Apple Pay to the country, and Prime Minister Modi invited Apple to set up a manufacturing base in the country. 

http://9to5mac.com/2015/09/28/time-cook-india-prime-minister/