Apple will move 25% of its entire iPhone production line to India by 2025, according to JP Morgan analysts, as it seeks to diversify its supply chain. Reuters).

iPhone 14 Pros in hand with black background
Apple currently manufactures some ‌iPhone‌ models in India, including the iPhone 13 and soon the iPhone 14. Apple’s supply chain is still heavily concentrated in China, but the company has made efforts to move suppliers and production lines elsewhere.

JP Morgan analysts believe that 5% of iPhone 14 production will be moved to India by the end of 2022, with a significant shift three years from now. In addition to moving 25% of iPhone production to India by 2025, analysts expect Apple to move 25% of its other product lines outside of China, including AirPods, Macs, Apple Watches and iPads.

Apple’s suppliers, including Foxconn, have invested heavily in supply chain infrastructure, factories and training in India over the past few years. Apple is expected to begin manufacturing ‌iPhone 14‌ models in India in the coming weeks, but the company’s high priority on privacy has reportedly complicated plans.

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