As of the end of 2020, the Zhuhai branch had 1,317 employees, according to the company’s website. Photo: Kyodo News Stills via Getty Images
As of the end of 2020, the Zhuhai branch had 1,317 employees, according to the company’s website. Photo: Kyodo News Stills via Getty Images

Japan’s Canon to cut production at Zhuhai factory, with full shutdown in southern China looming

  • Canon has confirmed it will partially close its Zhuhai factory in southern China, with a full shutdown being considered
  • The company cited shrinking demand in the digital camera market, continued fallout from the coronavirus and chip shortages

Topic |   China manufacturing
As of the end of 2020, the Zhuhai branch had 1,317 employees, according to the company’s website. Photo: Kyodo News Stills via Getty Images
As of the end of 2020, the Zhuhai branch had 1,317 employees, according to the company’s website. Photo: Kyodo News Stills via Getty Images
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