According to Wikipedia, The Foxconn Technology Group is a multinational business group anchored by the Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd., a Taiwan-registered corporation headquartered in Tucheng, New Taipei, Taiwan.
Foxconn is the world's-largest maker of electronic components including printed circuit boards.
Notable products the company manufactures include the Amazon Kindle, iPad, iPhone, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Wii.
It is the largest exporter in Greater China and the second-largest exporter in the Czech Republic.
The company has been involved in several controversies . Most relate to how it manages employees in China, where it is the largest private employer. International attention has repeatedly been drawn to the suicides of workers and the conditions of employment.
Apple actually installed nets outside of the windows of one of it factories to reduce the suicide of workers who were jumping out of windows.
Here are the large companies that have outsourced manufacturing to Foxconn [source: Wikipedia]:
Amazon.com (United States)
Apple Inc. (United States)
Barnes & Noble (United States)
Cisco (United States)
Dell (United States)
EVGA Corporation (United States)
Hewlett-Packard (United States)
Intel (United States)
IBM (United States)
Microsoft (United States)
Motorola (United States)
Netgear (United States)
Samsung (South Korea)
Sony Ericsson (Japan/Sweden)
Vizio (United States)
The new IPhone with the Siri OS is reticent about where it is manufactured.
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