Vivo Handsets Assembly Unit Comes to India in Greater Noida

Vivo Handsets Assembly Unit Comes to India in Greater Noida

Vivo mobile-handsets are selling like hot-cakes in India. The public-acceptance of the brand has been very good. As a result Vivo has set up its manufacturing-unit in the country, which is a first of sorts. Why? Because Vivo is a Chinese mobile-brand, and the assembly-unit built by Vivo is a first by any Chinese brand.

Vivo Handsets Assembly Unit Comes to India in Greater Noida

The decision came about not just after brand’s popularity in Indian-markets, but also because of the tax-cuts and incentives being put forward by the Indian government. This was enough to encourage the Chinese to built a Rs 125-crore mobile handset assembly unit, and it is slated to produce one million handsets per month, which will also put into effect a 10-percent cost-cutting across its portfolio.

Vivo Handsets Assembly Unit Comes to India in Greater Noida

To begin with, the company plans to mass-produce 150,000 smartphone units a month, and then push the numbers to 300,000 units a month. Local production of the handsets will also spare the company from paying up 14 percent excise-duty.

Vivo Handsets Assembly Unit Comes to India in Greater Noida

The first assembly-unit will be in Greater Noida, and it will produce three models – Y11, Y21 and Y15S. Number of phone-models will be upped eventually to increase tax-benefits from local production.

The assembly-unit will have a workforce of 2200, and all would be trained in the facility by the company.

Vivo Handsets Assembly Unit Comes to India in Greater Noida

Furthermore, thanks to the local production of handsets and cost cut-downs in other areas, going forward, the price of Vivo phones will be 5 percent lesser.


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