New Delhi, December 23, 2015: A year after entering the India maerket, China headquartered mobile handset company Vivo Mobile has announced commencement of its India manufacturing unit in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh.
The unit will cater to the manufacturing and assembling of vivo smartphones, creating more jobs and decreasing vivo’s dependence on imports. With a maximum production capacity of one million devices a month, it will help create around 2,200 jobs. It will manufacture and assemble several new models such as Y11, Y21, Y15S, which will meet the present domestic demand.
Participating in the inauguration on December 22, were Alex Feng, CEO, Vivo Mobile India, Le Yucheng, Chinese Ambassador to India and Rama Raman, Chairman Noida.
Said Alex Feng: “The commencement of our first manufacturing unit in India marks a significant moment for us, reflecting our ambitious business strategies for the country. We understand the vast potential and fast growth of the smartphone market in India. And we are dedicated to it with our efforts throughout the industry chain…We are always committed to the interest of our customers, employees and business partners, to achieve win-win at all times…From here, we wish to make a solid step of vivo India’s localization. And to realize our dream of Make in India.”
Added Rama Raman: “We are glad that vivo has commenced its first manufacturing unit in Greater Noida with the vision of creating more jobs and opportunities for Indians, hence supporting the “Make in India” program. We hope the advent of this new journey will bring more growth prospects to vivo.”