OnePlus has announced its plans for local production of its smartphones in India through contract manufacturing at ‘Foxconn’s Rising Stars factory’ within the Sri City Integrated Business City in the state of Andhra Pradesh by end of 2015.
Pete Lau, Founder & CEO, OnePlus said, “India being one of our biggest markets worldwide, we are committed to a long term sustainable growth path. This move will strengthen our presence and help us step up momentum in India.”
Local production of OnePlus’ upcoming devices will start at the 30,000 sq. ft. facility which will have a cumulative peak capacity of producing up to 500,000 units per month.
The facility will also generate direct employment of over 1000 full time workers.