Xiaomi Sets up Three New Manufacturing Plants Alongwith Key Component Units

Main Image
  • Like
  • Comment
  • Share

Xiaomi, a multi-national smartphone brand, opened three new smartphones manufacturing plants in India taking its tally to a total a total six. On the sidelines, it also started manufacturing smartphones at its power bank plant in partnership with Hipad Technology in Noida, Uttar Pradesh.

The three new smartphone plants, built in partnership with Foxconn, are located across campuses in Sri City, Andhra Pradesh and a new campus in Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu with a total campus area of 180 acres.

Also Read: Xiaomi Comet and Sirius Phones Likely To Sports Snapdragon 670

Marking a significant move in Xiaomi’s localization strategy, the company also announced its first SMT (Surface Mount Technology) plant dedicated towards local manufacturing of PCBA (Printed Circuit Board Assembly) units in Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu, in partnership with Foxconn.

All these announcements were made from the stage of first-ever Supplier Investment Summit in India where the company is hosting over 50 global smartphone component suppliers to educate them about the Indian manufacturing ecosystem, with the aim of helping them to set up local manufacturing units in India.

If all the suppliers set base in India, it is estimated to bring in an added investment of over 15,000 crore rupees ($2.5 billion) and create as many as 50,000 job opportunities in India.

Manu Jain, Vice President, Xiaomi Global and Managing Director, Xiaomi India said: “Xiaomi’s high-quality, well-designed products at honest prices have been instrumental in disrupting the Indian smartphone industry. In 2015 we extended our long-term commitment to the Indian market by joining the ‘Make in India’ programme. Today we are deepening this commitment with three more smartphone factories and our first SMT plant dedicated towards local manufacturing of PCBA units. Xiaomi is one of the pioneers in the country to start local assembly of PCBAs, and I believe we will continue to play a key role in transforming India into a global manufacturing hub.”

10 Best Xiaomi Redmi 5 Hidden Features, Tips and Tricks That You Must Know

Ashish KumarAshish Kumar
He is Journalism graduate, sports lover, and a passionate reader. Just like others his eyes is also filled with dreams and believes that one day those dreams will come true. Cheers!

Related Articles

ImageGoogle ready to take on ChatGPT threat with competitor on Feb 8

ChatGPT garnered more than 100 million active users in just two months of its debut. On the other hand, even after a decade of AI models and use cases in the works, Google failed to generate enough momentum like OpenAI and ChatGPT. Turns out things are up for a change as Google is holding an …

ImageSamsung beats Apple and Xiaomi in latest Global smartphone market share numbers

Samsung, a South Korean multinational manufacturing conglomerate continues to to well in the smartphones business. It is one of the leading smartphone manufacturers in the world and the brand has maintained its stronghold in smartphone manufacturing by remaining at the top of the Global Smartphone manufacturing market for Q1 2022. According to the report of …

ImageXiaomi & Leica co-developed smartphone to debut in July 2022

Tech giant Xiaomi has announced that it is entering into a partnership with German camera maker Leica for mobile imaging. Together both these brands will work on cameras for Xiaomi flagship phones. Xiaomi will be the 3rd brand to enter into such a partnership with Leica after Huawei (P Series and Mate Series) and Sharp. …

ImageXiaomi 13 Pro specs tipped ahead of tentative November launch

Xiaomi is all set to roll out the latest Xiaomi 13 series, most probably by November. Until now, there has been no confirmation regarding the launch date of the same. The series will consist of three smartphones, including Xiaomi 13, Xiaomi 13 Pro, and the Xiaomi 13X. In a recent development, the key details of …

ImageHonda Activa 6G (2023) with alloy wheels and a Smart Key launched in India; Check Prices, variants

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has refreshed Activa scooter 2023 model, adding some new features but keeping the main package the same. The basic price of the 2023 Activa 6G in India is Rs 74,536 (ex-showroom), and it comes in three variations, including a brand-new top-of-the-line model dubbed “H-Smart.” View the 2023 Honda Activa …

Discuss

Be the first to leave a comment.