China has been the main supplier for Apple that has helped Apple keep the prices down, although Apple products are already very expensive for consumers. Apple faces a new challenge as trump has tweeted this morning.
Apple will not be given Tariff wavers, or relief, for Mac Pro parts that are made in China. Make them in the USA, no Tariffs!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 26, 2019
Apple was seeking a 25% tariff-relief from President Trump weeks after they moved production of the line to China. Trump, in return has tweeted and made it clear that no relief will be given unless the production moves back to the US.
Given the situation, if Apple has to move the production to the US, it would mean the price for consumers can go up to $6000 unless Apple plans to take the hit. more to follow…