The Apple sample 2017 will gather three companies. It is reported by DigiTimes, citing the Chinese Economic Daily News online.
Initially Apple chose Foxconn and Pegatron contract manufacturers iPhone. Now it became known that the company will be named Taiwan’s Wistron, which already has experience of product Assembly the California giant.
Wistron recently joined the ranks of producers working under contract with “Apple” giant. In this case, mostly, she gathered the iPhone of the previous generations, for which she even had to expand production. At the time, Wistron has received orders for Assembly of the iPhone 5c and later, she was entrusted to the release of the iPhone SE.
Not so long ago, Wistron reported increased investment in its plant in the Chinese city of Kunshan from $135 to $200 million. the Enterprise focuses on the production of smartphones, and probably it will start producing the iPhone 8.
According to sources, most orders will still get the Foxconn and Pegatron, while the new vendor will remain a relatively small party. Wistron itself has not commented on these messages and not the voice of the the revenue forecast in 2017, by which one could understand, if she is counting on the Apple orders.
By the end of 2016 Wistron expects consolidated revenues in the amount of 646,8 billion Taiwan dollars (about 20,02 billion U.S. dollars), with net profit of 1.16 Taiwan dollar (0.04 USD) per share and gross margin at the level of 5.05%.