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updated 11:28 AM EDT 05.28.12
Rumor: MacBook production ramp-up causing labor shortages
The production ramp-up for Apple's next line of MacBook Pro and Air portables, said to be well underway for a debut in the near future, is such that upstream supply chain vendors are struggling to find qualified workers, Taiwanese trade paper DigiTimes reports. The website, known for its uneven record on Apple information and speculation, says the mostly eastern-China-based component plants are short-handed.