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Microsoft May Relocate Production Base to Asia

Microsoft announced that it was looking for a production base in Asia to manufacture its Xbox game console for the Japanese market.

Game Developer, Staff

January 15, 2002

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Hirohisa Ohura, managing director of Microsoft, said that the consoles will initially be shipped to Japan from Mexico, but that the company may need a production base in the region if demand picks up. “We are looking for a production base in Asia. At some point, production in Hungary and Mexico would become insufficient,” Ohura said.

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