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Trade war

Foxconn boss 'not afraid' of shutting down factories in China

Presidential hopeful won't meet Chinese leader until Beijing acknowledges Taiwan's existence

Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou, speaks to the press on May 6 after his trip to the U.S. (Photo by Cheng Ting-fang)

TAIPEI -- Chairman of major Apple supplier, Foxconn Technology Group, Terry Gou on May 6 said he would shut down factories in China and move them elsewhere if Beijing threatens his company’s manufacturing facilities there if he is elected Taiwanese president.   

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