Apple continues to invest in American parts manufacturers
Whatever may have been popular Apple gadgets, whatever they are swept away from the shelves of the tens of millions of boxes, but the leadership of the famous American company always want more. Increase sales, net income, to become even more recognizable among potential buyers and, of course, gain more independence from foreign productions, which currently produce most of the components for the Apple technology. It is because of this kupertinovtsy invest serious money in American companies.
In the spring of 2017 Apple has established a special fund of one billion dollars, whose main task was to support American manufacturers of components. The first lucky to get the support of Apple's, it was the company Corning. She is well known as a manufacturer of safety glass for mobile devices. The creators of the famous Gorilla Glass has been allocated for the development of $ 200 million from this fund itself. The money will go to research, as a result of which the light can appear completely new materials. The second American company that Apple will support, will Finisar. This maker of chips and other components receive from entrepreneurs from Cupertino $ 390 million. Apple benefit in this case is obvious, because Finisar, among other things, creates VCSELs (VSCEL), on the basis of which the technology works in Face ID iPhone X. And since the new smartphones will now be provided with this technology, it is better to take care of the production capacity necessary accessories in advance. On the money Finisar management plans to hire more than 500 skilled workers and significantly speed up production.