Apple supplier Hon Hai January sales down 8 pct on year

TAIPEI Thu Feb 7, 2013 12:20am EST

TAIPEI Feb 7 (Reuters) - Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd , the main manufacturer of Apple Inc products, said on Thursday consolidated January sales dropped 8.19 percent from a year earlier.

The company said revenue was T$313.527 billion ($10.6 billion) for the month, compared with T$341.478 billion a year earlier. Hon Hai did not give any further details.