Apple manufacturing partner hushuo United Technology hopes to invest in Vietnam in three phases by 2027, targeting computing, communications and consumer electronics production facilities. According to the report of the Ministry of planning and investment of the country, Apple’s iPhone assembly partner hushuo united technology first obtained a license to invest $19 million in Haiphong and Hanoi. < p > < p > according to Vietnam’s Youth Daily, ASUS also seeks licenses for the second phase of $481 million and the third phase of $500 million, which will take place between 2026 and 2027. These investments are expected to create nearly 23000 jobs and contribute 100 billion Dong, equivalent to US $4.31 million, to the national budget every year. < / P > < p > although Apple has begun to encourage suppliers to move their production out of China to avoid expensive tariffs, they have increased the scale of production of Apple watch series 6 and Wi Fi iPad Series in China amid trade tensions. < / P > < p > the manufacturer is Apple’s fourth partner to expand manufacturing in Vietnam. Foxconn and Wistron have also expanded here in recent months, and golfer has increased the capacity to assemble airpods and airpods pro in the country. < / P > < p > it is not clear what specific products ASUS will assemble in the country. Apple doesn’t seem ready to start assembling iPhones in Vietnam because of concerns about workers’ living conditions. Global Tech