Foxconn is a major Apple contractor, has said that it intends to move production of the iPhone and other devices outside of China, if necessary. So Apple is trying to protect themselves in the trade war between the US and China.
And the threats to it is, because most of the iPhones are made by Foxconn in China. If the President of the United States Donald trump is still impose additional duties on Chinese goods, the prices of Apple products can grow. Also because of this, the company may lose a significant share of the profits.
However, one of the leaders of Foxconn reassured the IT giant from Cupertino announced that the company is ready to shift production of iPhone and iPad from China to other countries. A quarter of Foxconn’s production capacity, according to its representatives, is outside of China. This is sufficient to meet the demand for Apple devices in the U.S. market.
It is reported that “Apple” the company has not yet requested the transfer of production. But Foxconn is ready to meet such requirement.
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