Founded in 1974 with US 7500
FOXCONN launches electronic company
Hon Hai Precision Industry
FOXCONN works with all the biggest company in
Found by CEO of Apple and FLA ( Fair Labour
Association) in the past 11 years.
Slavery and suicide in Foxconn:
◦ Long working hours ( work week 60 hours)
◦ Poor working condition & living condition
◦ Less salary
◦ Rights being violated
Accused exploiting workers
◦ Forced to work with no pay
Providing Sexual Service
◦ Low salary - engaging in sexual services after
their daytime jobs end to earn more money.
Effect Apple’s product (embarrassment)
◦ Damage brand reputation
Boycott by customers
◦ Customers will more keen to other products
240 hours per month + 40-60 overtime hours per
China legal hour
New comers RMB 1350
Lower than Shenzhen government's mandated
minimum monthly wage requirement of RMB 1500
Average RMB 1650
Working area poor ventilated
Dusty air condition
14% worker not receive fair compensation for
unscheduled overtime ( 30 mint increments)
-workers are threaded with termination if they talk
creating a compensation
*agreement with employees that protects
them from losing income caused by a
mandate for less overtime
*to replace human employees
*to improve the output efficiency
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