Xiaomi is a legend.
UPDATED. The company had already sold 35 million units in the first half of this year (2015). In the following, we are going to take you a tour into Xiaomi’s production chain to see how they keep up with massive orders.
Xiaomi M1 is currently produced by two Taiwanese companies — Inventec and Foxconn, and Inventec is the major manufacturer for Xiaomi M1. Inventec has two main manufacturing plants in Shanghai and Nanjing, which employed over 12,000 of workers. The one that produced Xiaomi M1 is located in Nanjing, covers an area of 65,000 square meters and has over 3,500 employees. The factory has the ability to produce 25,000 – 28,000 units each day and 600,000-700,000 units per month. Workers that assembled Xiaomi M1 are distributed into three teams — motherboard manufacturing, assembling and packaging.