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Foxconn shifting some iPad, MacBook assembly to Vietnam from China - report

Friday 27 November 2020 | 09:05 CET | News
Foxconn, one of Apple's main manufacturing contractor, will be shifting some of its iPad and MacBook assembly operations to Vietnam from China after receiving a request from Apple to diversify production amid the trade war between China and the US, Reuters reported, citing a source with knowledge of the plan.

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Countries: China / Vietnam / World
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