The production of the next iPad is now in China, most likely in full swing. But of course, the devices have found their way into the Western world. The logistics company will therefore push overtime to date.
The air freight companies to independent reports from MacRumors and Apple Insider are currently so busy that shipping prices will have risen by 20 percent within a week. Apple with shipping rates rising 20% in one week doesn’t seem to bother as Apple has snapped up available capacity at premium rates. Another shipping manager told us a similar story today, with his company being unable to find space with its usual carrier due to Apple’s demand and having to scramble to find alternatives for moving products overseas.
The site reports that deliveries had at least one of these a week ago, model numbers on the way to the United States. Another, hitherto unknown model code MC744LL / A is also surfaced in the research.