Canadian Manufacturing

EP&T: Good news about COVID-19’s impact on electronic supply chain

by EP&T   

Supply Chain

Industry demonstrates resilient response to an unprecedented disruption of component access

COVID-19 impact on certain electronic supply chain issues. © ECIA 2020

Like all parts of the global economy, the electronic supply chain was disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic and the accompanying lockdowns around the world. There were numerous projections and speculations at the time about how supply chains and the industry might be impacted. But nine months in, just how have the disruptions in the electronic supply chain been experienced?

What do they mean for the industry in the near and longer terms? While 2020 hasn’t been chock-full of positive stories, there is actually some good news (for a change) about the global electronic supply chain and how it’s fairing in the wake of the pandemic.

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