A trade war between the US and China has been known for quite some time. The confrontation lasted at least a few months and it potentially can lead to a significant increase in the price of Apple products. Experts say that prices for iPhone, iPad, Mac and other Apple devices could rise by 10-25%.
Despite the fact that the cupertinos themselves to design their own devices and some components, Apple is also actively collaborating with Chinese and Taiwanese partners. For example, such as Foxconn and Pegatron. The latter are responsible for the Assembly of Apple devices.
If the US administration will impose additional duties on products from China, it will affect the final cost of smartphones, tablets, computers, smart watches and other products Apple.
The cupertinos can avoid additional payments, transferring production to the US. This was stated by the current American President is Donald trump. However, in this case, the cost of Apple products will grow not only for US consumers. It can also rise in other markets.