India roundup
Weekly updates of developments in India
Monday 18 July 2022
India roundup: China-based mobile companies under scrutiny in India
Ola Electric recently has been committed to battery cell investments in India. The company unveiled its first lithium-ion cell, expected to mass production by 2023. India raided Oppo...
Monday 11 July 2022
India roundup: China criticizes India's raid on Vivo
The Indian authorities again searched a Chinese firm's India unit, prompting criticism from the Chinese authorities. Amid the global supply chain disruption, the ever-increasing inventories...
Monday 4 July 2022
India roundup: IGSS looking to set up chip fab in southern India
IGSS, an applicant for the US$10 billion semiconductor incentive scheme, is looking to set up its fab in southern India. Renesas, eyeing opportunities in India, has expanded its relationship...
Monday 27 June 2022
India roundup: Foxconn chairman visits India for electronics manufacturing plans
Taiwan-based Foxconn delegation visited India to discuss investment plans, and Ola decided to focus more on its emerging EV business.
Monday 20 June 2022
India roundup: Made-in-India smartphone shipment grows despite lockdowns in China
Amid lockdowns in China in the first quarter of 2022, made-in-India smartphone shipment continues to grow. Smartphone manufacturer Bharat FIH is closer to IPO, while manufacturers...
Monday 13 June 2022
India roundup: Mitsubishi Electric to set up plant in India
Mitsubishi Electric is planning to build a plant in India, a move aimed at supply chain diversification, and Ola Electric is speeding up its EV battery cell plant investment negoti...
Monday 6 June 2022
India roundup: Beijing 'closely watching' New Delhi's rising scrutiny against Chinese comapnies
The Indian government is investigating Chinese companies, including Xiaomi, ZTE and Vivo, for financial and tax-related issues, while Taiwan-based companies, expecting rising demand...
Monday 30 May 2022
India roundup: Vedanta to determine chip plant location by mid-June
During the past week, Vedanta confirmed that its chip and display plants' location will be announced by mid-June, while Tesla and the Indian government still have to find some common...
Monday 23 May 2022
India roundup: Apple reportedly to boost production in India, Vietnam
Amid a China-plus-one supply chain landscape, Apple reportedly tells suppliers to expand production outside China, while electronic products, including PCs, tablets, and wearables,...
Monday 16 May 2022
India roundup: Vedanta looking for chip customers
Optimistic about getting approval under India's chip incentive scheme, Vedanta has started to find customers before building its chip plant, while Ather Energy, one of the few electric...
Monday 9 May 2022
India roundup: Tesla's entry into India likely on hold
With India aiming to build itself an EV manufacturing hub, Tesla did not respond to Indian officials' call for making EVs in India, while Toyota decided to align its carbon neutrality...
Tuesday 3 May 2022
India roundup: ISMC to set up 65nm fab in southern India
Semiconductor consortium ISMC, a joint venture between Tower Semiconductor and Next Orbit Ventures, has announced to invest US$3 billion to set up a 65nm chip-making plant in Mysuru,...
Monday 25 April 2022
India roundup: Semicon India 2022 to be held at end of April
India's Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has issued a press release saying that India will hold...
Monday 18 April 2022
India roundup: Apple begins making iPhone 13 in India
Apple has confirmed manufacturing of iPhone 13 in India, according to The...
Monday 28 March 2022
India roundup: Hyundai, Reliance, Ola approved for batteries incentive scheme
India's MInistry of Heavy Industries has disclosed in a press release that Hyundai Global Motors, Ola Electric,...