After Foxconn and Dixon announced they will set up a manufacturing plant in India and build mobile phones here. Gionee India has announced that they will tie up with the Chinese production giants Foxconn and Dixon to produce the brands mobiles phone within India.
Gionee India will spend $ 50 million in the next 3 years to manufacture their phone in India. Gionee will start producing the F and the P series of mobile with Foxconn and Dixon facilities in Delhi-NCR and Andhra Pradesh. Together they will produce over 1.2 million handsets in India per month.
Arvind.R.Vohra, Country CEO & MD, Gionee India said “Make in India as an initiative that gives an opportunity to not only take Gionee as a 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 the business including Foxconn and Dixon, and ensure that this step will prove to be instrumental in the brands future.”
Gionee also has plans to increase its R&D budget for India to give its consumer a better and rich experience on their mobile phones. Modi’s Make in India campaign has taken the right steps to ensure that there is ample opportunity for companies to invest here. With players like Gionee coming in and producing here will definitely give a boost to the Indian economy.