Apple supplier Foxconn plans expansion in U.S.

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BEIJING—Foxconn Technology Group, which manufactures Apple Inc.’s iPhone and other products, said it is in talks to expand in the U.S. The statement comes amid President-elect Donald Trump’s push for a return of manufacturing to the U.S.

Foxconn 2354, +1.09% said the size and scope of its potential U.S. investment hasn’t been determined.

“We can confirm that we are in preliminary discussions regarding a potential investment that would represent an expansion of our current U.S. operations,” the Taiwanese electronics manufacturer formally known as Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. said Wednesday.

Foxconn’s core business is electronics assembly, and Apple AAPL, +0.77% its biggest customer.

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