Apple launched its first online store in India in the September quarter.
Apple, the maker of the iPhone, recorded a record in the September quarter. The company’s revenue stood at a record $ 6470 million in the September quarter.
Apple’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tim Cook released the results, saying, “In terms of geographic area, we have recorded a record performance in the US, Europe and the entire Asia Pacific in the September quarter. We also had a record performance in India in the September quarter. The beginning of our online store in India in this quarter received a very good response.
Strong presence despite challenges
It is noteworthy that Apple started its first online store in India in the September quarter. Apple’s competition in the premium category in India is with companies like Samsung and OnePlus. The company is aggressively strengthening its presence in the Indian market.Big profit from Indian market
Apple, along with partners such as Wistron and Foxconn, has recently started assembling the iPhone-11 in India. According to research company Canelis, the company’s sales grew by more than 10 percent to nearly eight lakh units during the September quarter due to renewed focus on India.
Tata group will make smartphone components for APPLE
Significantly, the world’s largest smartphone maker Apple parts will now be made in India soon. The Tata group is building a smartphone component manufacturing unit in Tamil Nadu at a cost of Rs 5000 crore for this work. In this factory, apart from iPhone, Apple will also make parts for iPad, Smartwatch and MacBook. However, no official statement has come from Apple yet. At the same time, a Tata spokesperson said that this factory will not exclusively manufacture phone components for a particular brand, but it will produce phone parts when orders are received for several companies.