The giant said that the global chip crisis will continue until at least the middle of 2022, affecting more and more industries.
The protracted chip crisis not only affects the market for car manufacturers, video cards, processors and consoles, but also the mobile field, and even the markets for microcontrollers and radiators. According to a report by Nikkei Asia, despite the huge investment, this situation will remain unchanged for at least one year.
For example, Foxconn talked about the fact that many other companies were not affected by chip shortages until last month, but they have already encountered problems. status. As a result, they are able to deliver 10% less products than planned, and they also stated that according to their calculations, the situation will definitely not improve by the middle of 2022, and the chip crisis will still exist. Of course, this also means that the purchase price of certain products will certainly not return to normal in a good year.
At the same time, Foxconn is also entering the electric vehicle market. This year, prototypes of electric vehicles and buses will be launched, and production can begin in multiple locations.