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Almost one million iPhones made in India for sale in that country, were produced in the first quarter of 2022, making a 50% rise in local manufacturing.
According to Indian news agency IANS, via Business Insider, the 50% growth is in those iPhones produced under the "Make in India" incentives. While Apple's suppliers can make iPhones for distribution anywhere, there are local tax advantages to both producing and selling the models in India.
Market research conducted by CyberMedia Research (CMR) claims that overall sales of iPhones in India, whether made in the country or not, also rose by some 22%.