Why Making Apple iPhones in America Is So Hard

par Featured articles licensed from The Wall Street Journal | le 13 September 2019


As Apple tries to escape tariffs and the trade war, it is moving production out of China—but not to the U.S. Here’s how the tech giant has become so reliant on a global supply chain. Correction: An earlier version of this video incorrectly stated that Apple was no longer assembling the 2013 Mac Pro in Austin, Texas. Video: George Downs and Ksenia Shaikhutdinova. Illustration: George Downs