NEW YORK, August 20. /TASS/. Us stock indexes moderately declined on Tuesday against an appeal of US President Donald trump to move the production of the American Corporation Apple (“Apple”) from China. The relevant information is posted on the website of the new York stock exchange.
By the close of trading at 16:00 on time of East coast USA (23:00 GMT), the us Dow Jones industrial average (“Dow Jones”) lost 173,35 points (0,66%), down to the level of 25962,44. The S&P 500 index (“s and p 500”), which includes the 500 largest companies in the US market, fell by 23.14 points (0.79 percent) to 2900,51 points. The index e of the NASDAQ stock market (NASDAQ) decreased by 54.25 points (0.68 percent) and is at the 7948,56.
Quotes Apple has added in the price 0,0048% and are currently trading for $210,36.
The US President Donald trump on Tuesday called on Apple to move its production from China. “I can assist such American companies as Apple, a very short time until they do what needs to be done: probably to get away from China
If I didn’t help them, they would have a big problem,” — said the American leader reporters at the White house during a meeting with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis.
In late July the White house announced that Apple will announce the construction of a plant in Texas. He also announced that the American government is not going to make an exception to the previously imposed customs duties on goods from China for the Corporation, which, as reported by the American media, moved the manufacturing of its professional computer workstation Mac Pro (“Mac Pro”) from the U.S. to China.
Founded in 1976, Apple produces the iPhone (an IPhone), tablet computers iPad (“IPad”), MacBook (“MacBook”), desktop computers, iMac (“IMac”), music players, iPod (“IPod”) and other high-tech equipment. Corporation with headquarters in Cupertino (California) — one of the largest in the world: its market capitalization is about 950 billion dollars.
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