Apple will not receive tariff waves, or relief, for Mac Pro parts made in China. Do them in the US, no tariffs!
– Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 26, 2019
Earlier this month, Apple asked the Trump administration to exclude components for the new Mac Pro and various accessories such as Magic Mouse and Magic Trackpad from being subject to a 25 percent duty on Chinese imports, according to submissions to the US Trade Representative's office.
In all exclusion requests, Apple indicated that "there are no other sources for this proprietary, Apple-designed component."
The new Mac Pro will be gathered in China by the contract manufacturer Quanta Computer, according to The Wall Street Journal . The current Mac Pro released in 201
Last month, a spokesman from Apple said "final assembly is only part of the manufacturing process," adding that the new Mac Pro is designed and constructed in the United States and includes some US-made components. .
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