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World’s Largest Mobile Phone Factory Opens in India

  • Indian PM Modi, South Korea’s Moon inaugurate Samsung facility
  • India is the fastest growing major smartphone market
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World’s Largest Mobile Phone Factory Set to Open in India
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Samsung Electronics Co. opened the world’s largest mobile phone factory in India, in a win for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s flagship program to lure investors to manufacture in the South Asian nation.

The factory was inaugurated by Modi and South Korean President Moon Jae-in during their visit to the facility in located at the outskirts of Delhi. This will double Samsung’s Noida unit capacity for mobile phones to 120 million units a year from 68 million units a year, it said in a statement, but declined to give further details. The phase-wise expansion will be completed by 2020.