“An software from Apple relating to import of qualified pre-owned iPhones on the market in India and production qualified pre-owned iPhones on the market in India has been won in the ministry of setting and forests,” telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad stated, including that the Indian government has now not taken any determination on the topic.
Apple lately got rid of the iPhone 4s and 5c from sale in India and has filed an software seeking lets in to construct and function its personal retail retail outlets there, in addition to bringing 500 ‘Authorized Mobility Resellers’ places to twelve Indian towns.
And if that is going smartly, Apple would possibly reflect the test in its different markets, giving money-strapped enthusiasts much more tactics to purchase the iPhone. iPhone gross sales in India grew 76 % lat yr and 38 % in the vacation quarter so it’s now not unexpected to see Apple proceeding to make investments in India in the long term.
Apple’s gross sales in India crowned $1 billion for the first time in the yr ended March 2015. With inhabitants of 1.25 billion other folks, India is the global’s 3rd marketplace for smartphones and the quickest-rising telephone marketplace in the global.