The lack of components would undermine PC shipments this year
According to the source, referring to representatives of the supply chain in the current semester is expected to reduce shipments of personal computers in connection with the shortage of some components. However, in these circumstances, suppliers of memory and LCD panels can improve their performance because of insufficient production of components entails the growth of prices.
Deficiency is associated with release this year of new smartphone models by leading manufacturers, including Samsung Electronics, Apple and LG Electronics. Their example was followed by other producers, trying to offer similar hardware capabilities model that will help them to maintain the demand. Some companies have already bought components with the stock, aiming to ensure uninterrupted supply. The consequence is rising prices.