Wednesday, December 2

Pegatron

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Second-Largest iPhone Assembler Pegatron Registers Subsidiary in India

In a move that sets the stage for Apple to diversify its supply chain amid the ongoing US-China tensions, the second-largest iPhone assembler Pegatron has registered a subsidiary in India and is currently in discussions with multiple state governments to find land to set up its factories (via The Economic Times). “Pegatron has registered its India subsidiary in Chennai,” said a person familiar with the matter, adding that the company will begin importing plant and machinery once the discussions with the government officials are completed.  Pegatron CEO Liao Syh-jang had said during an investor call in March that the company would expand its overseas production facilities depending upon the client’s wishes and incentives offered by the governments abroad.India is hoping to a...