India’s ambitions to become the “new China” in phone manufacturing are now being blunted by one of the world’s worst outbreaks of Covid-19. Photo: Reuters India’s ambitions to become the “new China” in phone manufacturing are now being blunted by one of the world’s worst outbreaks of Covid-19. Photo: Reuters
India’s ambitions to become the “new China” in phone manufacturing are now being blunted by one of the world’s worst outbreaks of Covid-19. Photo: Reuters

Apple’s attempt to diversify manufacturing to India is being stymied by New Delhi’s coronavirus crisis

  • Apple has been hit by Covid-19 infections at two of its India plants, according to Taiwan media report
  • The coronavirus wave is likely to slow handset manufacturing production in India and weaken consumer demand, analysts say

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
India’s ambitions to become the “new China” in phone manufacturing are now being blunted by one of the world’s worst outbreaks of Covid-19. Photo: Reuters India’s ambitions to become the “new China” in phone manufacturing are now being blunted by one of the world’s worst outbreaks of Covid-19. Photo: Reuters
India’s ambitions to become the “new China” in phone manufacturing are now being blunted by one of the world’s worst outbreaks of Covid-19. Photo: Reuters
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