An Apple logo adorns the facade of the downtown Brooklyn Apple store in New York. Photo: AP Photo
An Apple logo adorns the facade of the downtown Brooklyn Apple store in New York. Photo: AP Photo

Apple supplier Foxconn’s iPad factory in southwest China halts production for six days amid power crunch in summer heatwave

  • Foxconn is suspending operations at a factory in the city of Chengdu from August 15 to 20 under government order
  • China’s Sichuan province has seen record high electricity usage as residents try to cope with the extreme heat

An Apple logo adorns the facade of the downtown Brooklyn Apple store in New York. Photo: AP Photo
An Apple logo adorns the facade of the downtown Brooklyn Apple store in New York. Photo: AP Photo
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