• How the new iPhone could drive up the shipping cost of everything

    2 monthes ago - By VentureBeat

    GUEST: Every September, the price of air freight spikes dramatically. And what else happens every September? Apple drops a new iPhone.
    Yesterday, Apple announced the launch of the tenth generation of the iPhone, the iPhone X . The device will be available for pre-order on October 27 and will hit stores on November 3.
    The huge logistical challenge of delivering millions of iPhones all over the world inevitably leads to an increase in the price of air freight that can last for a number of months.
    The effect each year is so pronounced that back in 2012 it was claimed that the delivery of the...
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