Samsung Electronics’ new mobile phone manufacturing facility – The World’s Largest Mobile Factory – in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India was inaugurated by the Prime Minister of India, Mr. Narendra Modi.
Samsung India has taken the initiative ‘Make for the World’ aiming to export mobile handsets produced in India, to overseas markets.
Samsung will double its current capacity of manufacturing mobile phones in Noida from 68 million units a year to 120 million units a year with the new unit and expects to complete the expansion project by 2020 in a phased manner. Samsung will make an investment of INR 4,915 crore for the addition of new capacity at the Noida plant.
HC Hong, Chief Executive Officer, Samsung India, said, “Our Noida factory, the world’s largest mobile factory, is a symbol of Samsung’s strong commitment to India, and a shining example of the success of the Government’s ‘Make in India’ programme. Samsung is a long-term partner of India. We ‘Make in India’, ‘Make for India’ and now, we will ‘Make for the World’. We are aligned with Government policies and will continue to seek their support to achieve our dream of making India a global export hub for mobile phones.”
Samsung, a global leader in the worlds of TVs, smartphones, wearable devices, tablets, digital appliances, network systems, and memory, system LSI, foundry and LED solutions, provides innovative technologies, products and design to enrich people’s life.
Samsung has one of the first global electronics manufacturing facilities producing the flagship Galaxy S9, S9+ and Galaxy Note8 over an area 129,000 sq. metres in Noida, India to meet the growing demand for its innovative products and services across the country.