Why Apple Won't Follow Donald Trump's Advice About Supply Chains
Apple and its customers would lose big if the tech company moved all its manufacturing to the U.S., as Donald Trump recommended.By Evan Thomas | January 19, 2016
Donald Trump's latest campaign promise: Make American computer manufacturing great again.
"We're going to get things coming. We're going to get Apple to start building their damn computers and things in this country, instead of in other countries," Trump said. (Video via C-SPAN, Donald J. Trump for President, Inc.)
But that's much easier said than done. With the exception of its Mac Pros, which it builds in Texas, Apple more or less committed to international manufacturing under former CEO Steve Jobs. (Video via Apple)