Foxconn wins AirPod order, plans $200 million factory in India

Taiwanese contract manufacturer Foxconn has won an order to make AirPods for Apple

And it will soon build a factory in India to produce the wireless earphones

The deal will see Foxconn become an AirPod supplier for the 1st time

It also highlights the efforts by the key Apple supplier to shift production away from china

Presently, Apple's AirPods are made by several Chinese suppliers

Foxconn will invest more than $200 million in the new India AirPod plant in the southern Indian state of Telangana

The Construction of a manufacturing facility will reportedly start in the 2nd half of 2023