trending Market Intelligence /marketintelligence/en/news-insights/trending/FT5JZBSPwvkrpndaKZ-HFA2 content esgSubNav
In This List

Report: India scraps Apple's planned sale of refurbished iPhones

Podcast

MediaTalk | Season 2
Ep.8 The Masters Returns

Case Study

A Sports League Maximizes Revenue from Media Rights

Podcast

Next in Tech Episode 162: The cloud native journey

Podcast

MediaTalk | Season 2
Ep.7 How The Business of Gaming is Changing


Report: India scraps Apple's planned sale of refurbished iPhones

TheIndian government turned down 's planned importation andsale of refurbished iPhones in the country, Bloomberg News reported May 3,citing an Indian telecommunications ministry official.

Apple isreportedly trying to corner the budget-conscious market in India with theproposal, which is heavily opposed by the iPhone maker's rivals.

The Indiangovernment is advocating for local manufacturing via its Make-in-India program.

Anotherproposal to open Apple retails stores in India is currently pending decision,according to the report.

Applereportedly declined to comment on the matter.