Apple Inc. 's iPhone supplier Pegatron said in a statement today that its factories in mainland China are operating normally. "Production has not stopped and shipments have not been interrupted."
Apple iPhone 14 Pro rendering
Apple is expected to release new iPhone14 models in September, including the 6.1-inch iPhone14 and iPhone14 Pro, as well as the 6.7-inch iPhone14Max and iPhone14 ProMax, IT house has learned.
In previous years, Apple's supply chain would peak at the end of July, and mass assembly would begin in August and continue until the end of the year. According to previous information, Hon Hai Foxconn holds most of the assembly orders, while Pegatron and Risom are also contract manufacturers.
Pegatron posted revenue of NT $112.004 billion (about 25.201 billion yuan) in June, up 25.9 percent from a year earlier, the data showed. Cumulative revenue for the first half of the year was NT $604.555 billion (about 136.25 billion yuan), up 23.7% year on year.
Looking ahead to the third quarter, Pegatron noted that overall, the third quarter is the traditional peak season and expects sequential growth in the three major product lines. Pegatron, the main assembler of Apple's new iphones, is expected to get a boost when Apple releases them in September every year.