Massive mass resignation at largest iPhone manufacturing facility

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Very sad events have occurred at Foxconn’s main production facility in Zhengzhou. New workers admitted to the facility, which has serious problems within the scope of Covid-19 measures, He started a big rebellion because the conditions were bad. As we learned yesterday, new workers brought in for iPhone production were not paid the promised bonuses, workers locked in the facility due to Covid-19 were provided with insufficient food and medical supplies, and the company did not properly separate infected and non-infected workers. The revolt that started as a result of this, Alongside Foxconn security guards, the Chinese police intervened very harshly.

Because of the growing rebellion more than expected foxconn Had to take a step back yesterday. The company, which attributed the lack of promised payment to new workers to a technical error, stated that this was resolved and apologized. In addition to correcting the pay error, Foxconn is also helping new hires who don’t want to work at the facility. He also agreed to pay compensation..


Sources say Foxconn’s equivalent of 2 months’ salaries to these people. He reportedly offered to pay as much as $1,400. As far as we have learned today, it is full of people who do not want to work under the conditions presented. more than 20 thousand people, He took the money offered and resigned from the company. As a result of this It is reported that the company’s iPhone production capacity will decrease by at least 30 percent.. This is of course not a big deal. Because the important thing here is not that people will reach their new iPhones later, but the lives of people who will work in production.

To examine these situations It was among the information that emerged yesterday that Apple sent a team to the region.. In a statement from the tech giant, “We are reviewing the situation and working closely with Foxconn to ensure its employees’ concerns are addressed.” it was said. Below is an image that reveals the uprising in the region:

Apple, who previously made a statement on the subject, “COVID-19 restrictions have temporarily affected the primary iPhone 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max assembly facility in Zhengzhou, China. The facility is currently operating at significantly reduced capacity. As we have done during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are prioritizing the health and safety of workers in our supply chain.

We continue to see strong demand for the 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max models. However, in the final stage We expect 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max shipments to be lower than we previously anticipated. and we think customers will wait longer to get their new products. We are working closely with our supplier to return to normal production levels while ensuring the health and safety of all employees.”