Foxconn denies Chinese factories affected by strike, says iPhone production continuing as normal


Foxconn has issued a statement to Reuters calling reports of a strike at its factory in Zhengzhou, China “inaccurate.” The reports, which originated from New York-based China Labor Watch, stated that between 3,000 and 4,000 workers went on strike on Friday because of issues with quality control policies and being forced to work through national holidays. China Labor Watch also said that “multiple iPhone 5 production lines from various factory buildings were in a state of paralysis for the entire day.”

“Any reports that there has been an employee strike are inaccurate.”

According to Foxconn, the plant in question was subject to “two brief and small disputes” on October 1st and 2nd. Apparently, “any reports that there has been an…

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