If you have followed the news of GamesFreeBall in the last dates sure that you are already aware that Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo join forces against the sanctions of Trump to China. Now we have learned that Nintendo itself, with the intention of reducing its dependence on that country for the manufacture of its video game console Nintendo Switch, has also moved a file.
Part of the production moves to Vietnam It has confirmed the spokesman of the Japanese giant for the news agency Reuters, which will be the location for the part of the switch manufacturing will be located in Vietnam in response to tensions between the eastern country and the United States; and, above all, due to the fear of a possible application of higher rates for certain products between the two regions.
In fact, video game consoles are included in the list of products presented by Donald Trump, president of the United States, as a possible target of a 25% increase in rates.
At the moment, the Japanese company does not sell Switch video consoles in China, although recently we have talked about the agreement reached between Nintendo and Tencent to launch in the future the hybrid platform in the populous eastern country.