Foxconn says it could make electric vehicles in Wisconsin or Mexico

TAIPEI (Reuters) – The top president Apple Inc supplier Foxconn said Tuesday that its plant in the US state of Wisconsin was a potential site to make electric vehicles, but added that Mexico was another possible site.

Asked by Taipei reporters whether the company would produce a car with Apple, President Liu Young-way said it was speculation.

Foxconn, headquartered in Taiwan, formally named Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd, is the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer.

Reporting by Yimou Lee; Written by Ben Blanchard; edited by Louise Heavens