DSCC Analysis – How Coronavirus Is Impacting Display Panel Supplies

February 4, 2020 by Dave Haynes

The digital display supply chain analyst firm DSCC has a thorough piece up on its website about the impact the Wuhan Coronavirus outbreak is having on the display industry, noting how city lockdowns and factory closings have slowed or stopped production of some panels.

In terms of its impact on the display industry, the latest we have heard is as follows:

Regarding end products:

The full piece, which gets into things like business performance, is here.

Much of this has to do with production of TVs and smartphone displays, but impacts commercial product, as well. While we may think of much of the digital signage LCD display product coming from Korea and Japan, much of the manufacturing – either finished product or key components – comes out of China.


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