Wistron says iPhone plant riot caused up to $7 million in damage – but estimates vary

Despite earlier claims alleging $56 million in damage, Wistron asserts it only suffered between $3.5 million and $7 million in damages after riots broke out over claims that workers were not being paid properly.
Wistron damage not as bad as initially reported

The first reports on the riots estimated around $56 million in damage which Wistron says is far too high an estimate. The company says it is still calculating its losses and working to restore the plant to full operation.

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