Thursday, January 24

Apple Boss-Cook embarks on his first official visit to India

The Head of tech giant- Apple CEO, Tim Cook’s first official visit is a sign of things to unfurl; His visit will mark the inauguration of the Apple’s Hyderabad facility and likely announcement of a manufacturing unit in India…

modi timCook’s visit is against the backdrop of India’s refusal to Apple’s request to import and sell refurbished iPhones and a slip in sales of iPhones across India.

Cook will be indulging in business talks with political stalwarts from around the corners of the country which Includes Prime Minister, Modi, Telagana CM, Chandrashekhar Rao and IT Minsiter, KT Rama Rao in Hyderabad.

Apple’s engagements with India Conglomerates is growing speedily and this makes the visit of cook more significant, also, after China and USA, India is the mightiest market for the giants-Apple but its registering downwards in sales, with this visit, Cook is spearheading to fix hostile issues.  

Describing India’s potential to a slew of investors, Apple Boss said:  “Because the smartphones that are working there (India) are low end, primarily because of the network and the economics, the market potential has not been as great. But I view India where China was seven to 10 years ago. From that point of view, I think there’s a really great opportunity there.”