Apple Supplier Foxconn Helped Relax COVID-19 Restrictions in China: Report
Foxconn founder Terry Gou told Chinese officials in a letter that COVID-19 restrictions were threatening the company's position in global supply chains
Apple Accelerating Plans to Move More Production Out of China: Report
Sources said that Luxshare Precision Industry Co. and Wingtech Technology Co. are two companies expected to get more of Apple's business
Apple Urges TSMC to Manufacture 4nm Chips at Arizona Plant: Report
TSMC, Apple’s primary chip supplier, is building a $12 billion USD manufacturing facility in Arizona that is expected to go online in 2024
Apple Turns to Samsung After Dropping Chinese Memory Chip Supplier Over Trade Restrictions
Apple had to scrap plans to buy NAND flash memory chips for iPhones from Chinese chipmaker YMTC last month due to U.S. trade restrictions
Apple Supplier TSMC to Make Next-Gen 3nm Chips at U.S. Plant: Report
Apple is expected to adopt 3nm silicon next year with the M3 chip for Macs and the A17 Bionic chip for iPhone 15 Pro models
Apple Seeks Global Supply Chain Decarbonization by 2030
Apple has been carbon neutral for its global operations since 2020, and now it aims to become carbon neutral across its entire supply chain.
Apple Pauses Plan to Use Chinese Chips Over White House Pressure: Report
Apple originally wanted to start using NAND flash memory chips from China's YMTC as early as this year for its iPhone 14 lineup
Apple Tells Suppliers to Follow China Labelling Laws on Taiwan Exports: Report
China has started strictly enforcing an old rule that requires Taiwan-made imports to be labelled as originating from "Taiwan, China," or "Chinese Taipei."
Apple Supplier Broadcom Negotiating Deal for VMware
VMware jumped up 21% on the stock market to a valuation of $48 billion USD on Monday after news of the acquisition talks broke.
Apple Urges Suppliers to Expand Beyond China to Diversify Production
The company has been scorned by the recent COVID-19 lockdowns in China, which have disrupted the supply of iPhones, MacBooks, and other Apple products.
Apple Supplier TSMC Seeks New Chip Factory in Singapore to Address Global Shortage
The planned factory will produce TSMC's older, more widely used 7-28nm chips to help alleviate the global semiconductor shortage.
Apple Supplier Foxconn Warns of Growth Slowdown Amid Inflation, Lower Demand
The Apple supplier reported T$29.45 billion ($985.48 million) in net profit for the quarter, up 5% but slightly short of analyst estimates of T$29.76 billion.