Changing iPhone orders isn’t easy
Aaron Lee, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES
Friday January 15th 2021
The riot at a Wistron plant in India could lead Apple to search for alternative manufacturers of the iPhones that Taiwan’s ODM has handled, but switching orders between suppliers may not be easy, according to industry sources.
Wistron’s production at the Indian plant is sure to take a hit in the short term, as Apple has put the ODM on trial and won’t give it any new orders until corrective measures are completed.
But it remains to be seen whether the plant’s long-term prospects will also be affected. It’s not easy for Apple to quickly transfer its iPhone orders to non-iPhone manufacturing partners due to the lengthy validation required, the sources say.
Apple may shift some of the iPhone orders to Pegatron, one of the existing iPhone makers, but that …
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