Industry Report: Analysis of The Semiconductor Industry
• Events leading to a shortage crisis
• Nature of the semiconductor industry
• Semiconductor supply value chain
• Economics of segment activity
The semiconductor industry has been gripped by a shortage and the reason for the shortfall of semiconductors may be plain to see: The Covid-19 Pandemic upended the global economy and distorted supply chains. The problem was further compounded with the booming demand for consumer technology during “The Great Lockdown”, as consumers depended more on digital means to communicate, work and for entertainment. And of course, add geopolitical trade uncertainties into the mix, a perfect storm culminated in a global chip shortage and is now reverberating across a wide swath of industries worldwide…(continued)
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