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Exploitative jobs prevalent in India’s mobile phone industry

Author: MakeITfair, Published on: 13 September 2011

Precarious jobs and insufficient wages are common in the mobile phone industry in India. These are the findings of a new report launched today by the makeITfair campaign. Phony Equality – Labour standards of mobile phone manufacturers in India reveals that most of the workers at four electronics factories owned by Nokia, Flextronics, Foxconn [part of Hon Hai] and Salcomp in Chennai’s Special Economic Zones (SEZs) are either contract workers or ‘trainees’ who have no claim to permanent employment and are often trapped in unfair and exploitative positions.

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Related companies: Flextronics Foxconn (part of Hon Hai) Hon Hai Nokia Salcomp