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India Imposes Basic Customs Duty On Key Smartphone Components

India Imposes Basic Customs Duty On Key Smartphone Components

April 3, 2018 at 11:12 am 0 comments

India recently become the second largest mobile phone manufacturing country in the world and to further strengthen country’s position vis a vis mobile manufacturer government has imposed a 10 percent basic customs duty on imports of key smartphone components, including populated printed circuit boards (PCBs). Populated PCBs account for roughlyRead More

Make In India: Mobile Phone Manufacturing Reaches Rs 54,000 Crore

Make In India: Mobile Phone Manufacturing Reaches Rs 54,000 Crore

April 8, 2016 at 5:09 pm 0 comments

Thanks to Make in India initiative, India has manufactured mobile phone worth Rs 54,000 crore in FY 2015-16, showing a growth rate of 186 percent. In FY 2015-16, the number of mobile phone units manufactured was 110 million vis-a-vis 60 million in FY 2014-15. Feature phones contributed majority i.e. 60Read More

L to R: Alex Feng, CEO, Vivo India and Kangana Ranaut at the launch of Vivo X5Pro Smartphone

Vivo To Invest Rs 125 Crore To Set up Manufacturing In Greater Noida

December 19, 2015 at 5:49 pm 0 comments

Vivo Mobile India is planning to invest Rs 125 crore to set up a manufacturing unit In Greater Noida. The Greater Noida assembly unit is planned to be operational on 22 December and will have a maximum production capacity of one million units per month. The manufacturing unit will alsoRead More

L to R: CK Tien, representative, Taipei Economic and cultural center in India; Ravinder Zutshi, managing director, Optiemus Infracom; Amitabh Kant, secretary, DIPP, Government of India; and Robert Hwang, president & COO, Wistron

Optiemus Signs Wistron For Make In India; Mobile Manufacturing To Start By March 2016

November 24, 2015 at 2:18 pm 0 comments

Optiemus Group, distributors for HTC and Samsung phones in India has set up a JV with Wistron, a Taiwanese ODM (Original Design Manufacturer) player for Make in India and plans to set up mobile manufacturing in Noida by March 2016. The JV partners plan to invest $200 million over theRead More

Arvind R Vohra, country CEO & MD, Gionee India with William Lu, president, Gionee

Gionee To Invest $50 Mn in India Manufacturing; Ropes Dixon and Foxconn

September 11, 2015 at 1:21 pm 0 comments

Gionee is planning to invest $50 million in the next three years for mobile manufacturing in India. Taking its Make in India announcement ahead, Gionee India today announced its association with world’s leading manufacturer Foxconn and Dixon to begin India production. Gionee’s Make In India will happen at the facilitiesRead More