It is estimated that the country will make one out of four iPhones globally by 2025.
Koothanapalli, a picturesque village about 20 km from the industrial city of Hosur in Tamil Nadu, gives an impression of being lost in the past. Even Google Maps cannot find the new Tata Electronics manufacturing unit there.
That may change soon, as this small village in Tamil Nadu’s Krishnagiri district could play a key role in realising India’s ambition of becoming an iPhone manufacturing hub.
The 550-acre mega unit in Koothanapalli is 7 km from Tata Electronics’ existing factory at Uddanapalli. For the last two years, the company has been working with Apple to design and manufacture mechanical parts for
First Published: Sep 23 2022 | 11:04 PM IST