Gionee india has announced their collaboration with Foxconn and Dixon to begin in india with their productions.
Gionee to invest $50 million in the next three years on this manufacture. This make would happen in the Delhi – NCR and Andhra based centers of Dixon and Foxconn. This startup will start with the launch of Foxconn F series and P series with Gionee portfolio and Dixon will be making feature and smartphones for Gionee. Both the EMS partners will start the production in the month of October and they have a capacity of more than 1.2 Million handset per month between them.
Gionee will also increase the investment in R&D team in India which will work on the software to give better consumer experience. This team will work on the Gionee UI, Amigo to make it much more customised for Indian Consumers.
Arvind.R.Vohra, Country CEO & MD, Gionee India said
“Make in India as an initiative gives an opportunity to not only take Gionee as brand ahead but also to be actively able to participate in the growth of our economy through various touch points. We are happy to have partnered with the best in business including Foxconn and Dixon and sure that this step will prove to be instrumental in the brands future.”
William Lu, President Gionee added
“India market is second home market to Gionee after China and the investment in India manufacturing is just another step in a line up of much more to come for the Indian market and customers”