Apple does not expect its revenue expectations for the March quarter to meet because of work slowdowns and falling demand due to the new coronavirus outbreak in China. The company said that the iPhone, which generates most of Apple’s revenue, due to the limited temporarily is slower than expected on the energy up. “The work begins, the back ground, but we are experiencing a slower return to normal conditions, than we expected,” the company said in a statement on Monday. was also reduced demand for the iPhone in China because the shops were closed or operate with reduced hours and a couple of customers, the company said. Apple had expected revenue of $63 billion to $67 billion for the fiscal second quarter to March. The average estimated at $65230000000 analysts, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. The company said in January, when it announced its lead to 10. This process is slow as workers had factories should reopen in early February, however, and production partners of the virus contains appearance, which has left some 1,800 deaths in China from further spreading. Sign up for our daily newsletter crown by clicking on this link, and send any tips, leads and [email protected] stories. “This is the double-edged sword for China to be” long date Apple analyst and co-founder Loup Ventures said Gene Munster. “They are the only large companies with exposure to China, allowing them to work through the pain of what has been largely a success for the company over the past decades.” Apple is the only major US technology giant for most of their products offer account and services in China. Products of Facebook Inc., Google Inc. alphabet, Amazon.com Inc. and Netflix Inc. are limited or unavailable. Even Apple is not interested, the only large technology companies by the virus. Nintendo will probably struggle with the production of its play equipment switches due to the crown, while Facebook has previously said it will manufacture its ear Oculus VR fall because of the epidemic. Apple said that outside of China, products and sales services were “strong-date and in line with our expectations.” California-based The Cupertino tech giant has not said what its new sales forecast for March, but this situation is “evolving.” The company said it will share more information call during its April results. The revelation is the second time in two years that Apple has changed its earnings forecasts due to factors related to China. For the year profit forecasts 2019 tax cut holiday of slower than expected sales of the iPhone in China, she had been due in part to the trade war with the US planning to Apple, produces a new low-cost iPhone in February, is committed to sales reported in March, Bloomberg News. It is unclear how the Crown has affected these plans. “This unexpected news confirmed the worst fears of the road that the virus outbreak has had a dramatic impact on supply from China iPhone / Foxconn with a request for ripple effects worldwide,” Dan Ives, an analyst at Wedbush Securities, said in a research note. He held an outperform rating on the stock and remains bullish on the long-term prospects. The company said that its leadership is lacking, in spite of all its iPhone production facilities have opened in the region. In addition to the limitations of the iPhone, the company cited its inability to sell products to its retail stores and partners in China because of the virus. China is the third largest market for Apple in terms of sales and has 42 stores that were closed for much of the month of February. “Companies that are open have worked part-time and with a very low customer traffic,” said Apple in his statement. “We will increase our retail stores gradually reopened and will continue to be the most stable and secure, we do what we can.” Apple said its contact centers and offices in China have already reopened. It has a couple of stores in China opened in Beijing and Shanghai, but with limited hours of operation.