Apple is ready to continue to invest in China in the “perfect place” where California giant is now “active as ever”. The company plans until the end of 2016 to open 40 retail stores in the PRC, informs the Agency “Xinhua”.
In January 2016, Apple opened five new Apple Store. One of the stores today earned in Xiamen, Fujian province. “China is a very important market for Apple and Chinese stores are the busiest in our network,” said head of retail Apple Todd McKeen.
During a recent visit to China, Apple CEO Tim cook said that the company will continue to invest in China, as the country is the second largest market for Apple after the USA. “I know that some people worry about the state of the Chinese economy. We will continue to invest in China,” he said.
Apple is approaching to the goal to increase by the middle of 2016 the total number of stores in China to 40. “When we reach this goal, we will not let go of the gas pedal,” said cook.