A supervisor holds an Apple iPad as he checks an employee's badge during roll-call at a Pegatron factory in Shanghai, China, in April 2016. File photo: Bloomberg A supervisor holds an Apple iPad as he checks an employee's badge during roll-call at a Pegatron factory in Shanghai, China, in April 2016. File photo: Bloomberg
A supervisor holds an Apple iPad as he checks an employee's badge during roll-call at a Pegatron factory in Shanghai, China, in April 2016. File photo: Bloomberg

Taiwanese Apple partner Pegatron to set up production in Vietnam, as companies move to diversify from China

  • Taipei-listed Pegatron is said to have plans to set up production facilities in Vietnam, where it will make styluses for Samsung Electronics’s smartphones
  • An almost two-year-long trade war has pushed companies to seek alternatives to China to escape US tariffs

Topic |   US-China trade war
A supervisor holds an Apple iPad as he checks an employee's badge during roll-call at a Pegatron factory in Shanghai, China, in April 2016. File photo: Bloomberg A supervisor holds an Apple iPad as he checks an employee's badge during roll-call at a Pegatron factory in Shanghai, China, in April 2016. File photo: Bloomberg
A supervisor holds an Apple iPad as he checks an employee's badge during roll-call at a Pegatron factory in Shanghai, China, in April 2016. File photo: Bloomberg
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