Apple Begins Production of M1 Mac Mini in Malaysia

Apple Begins Production of M1 Mac Mini in Malaysia

Apple has relocated its production facility from China and started to manufacture M1 Mac Mini in Malaysia.  This is part of the company’s bigger plan to decentralize its manufacturing operations, as the world’s tech industry is now looking for alternative...
Apple to Shift More Production to Vietnam

Apple to Shift More Production to Vietnam

Despite the hope that US-China tensions will ease under President Joe Biden, Apple has not slowed down its supply chain diversification process out of China. According to sources of Nikkei Asia Review, the giant tech company is mobilizing suppliers to expand the...
Philippines Aims to Become PPE Manufacturing Hub in Asia

Philippines Aims to Become PPE Manufacturing Hub in Asia

The Philippine government, through its lead investment promotion arm, the Board of Investments (BOI), is wooing Japanese manufacturers to turn the Philippines into their South East Asian hub for personal protective equipment (PPE) production, highlighting the...
Tesla Looking to Build Car Battery Plant in Indonesia

Tesla Looking to Build Car Battery Plant in Indonesia

It has been reported that the government of Indonesia has received an investment proposal from Tesla for a potential car battery plant and energy storage system. Tesla considers Indonesia to be one of its priority investment destinations, considering that the country...
Thailand Eyes Significant Electric Vehicles Expansion by 2030

Thailand Eyes Significant Electric Vehicles Expansion by 2030

To address worsening air pollution, Thailand has set a target for electric vehicles (EVs) to account for 30% of car production by the end of the decade. The 30% target will include cars, motorbikes, and buses. Some of the measures to stimulate the domestic market and...
Rapak Opens Packaging Facility in Thailand

Rapak Opens Packaging Facility in Thailand

DS Smith Rapak Thailand, an arm of UK listed  DS Smith Plastics, has opened a new facility in Chachoengsao, a province in south-central Thailand, east of Bangkok. The new facility, which specializes in liquid bag-in box packaging and filling systems, is located 20...
DuPont’s New Manufacturing Facility in Singapore

DuPont’s New Manufacturing Facility in Singapore

DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences has announced the mechanical completion of its new Flexiblend facility in Singapore. The new plant will leverage DuPont’s advanced biotechnology and global quality standards to provide customized solutions to industry partners in...
CP Vietnam Inaugurates South East Asia’s Largest Poultry Complex

CP Vietnam Inaugurates South East Asia’s Largest Poultry Complex

CPV Food Co. Ltd., a member of CP Vietnam Livestock Joint Stock Company, recently held the inauguration ceremony of CPV Poultry Complex in Binh Phuoc Province. This is the largest chicken farming complex in South East Asia to date, expected to generate USD 100 million...
Tesla Looking to Build Car Battery Plant in Indonesia

Indonesia to Scale Up Battery Manufacturing for Electric Vehicles

In October 2020, several state-owned Indonesian companies formed a joint venture for batteries for electric vehicles (EV). The new joint venture, called Indonesia Battery Holding, will cover everything from producing chemicals and minerals to the manufacturing of...