AMSTERDAM, July 2 (Reuters) - ** Shares in TomTom down 5.9 pct to 7.31 euros on Apple remarks
** Apple said on Friday it is rebuilding its iPhone mapping application using its own data
** Apple currently uses TomTom’s digital maps
** Apple said TomTom would continue to be a provider.
** Apple hired TomTom in 2012 and renewed their contract in 2015 but details have never been public.
**TomTom shares are now down 11 pct year to date (Reporting by Toby Sterling)