Samsung will start production in a few months. Authorization has already been given to Samsung-Lucky group joint venture by PTA. Cellphones will be assembled at Kia Plant Port Qasim.
Xiaomi-Airlink joint venture will start assembling Xiaomi mobile phones next year.
Dawood says initial production of Xiaomi will be around 3 million handsets per annum
According to the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, Samsung phones will now be produced locally. This is due to the fact that the PTA has issued a license to a Pakistani firm to manufacture Samsung smartphones locally.