GENERAL OVERVIEW Raw material prices remain on elevated level this is leading to a higher cost increase across the entire portfolio. Supply chain disruptions and strong demand are causing continuous component shortages. We are currently facing lead times of up to 52 weeks. The on-going ripple effects of COVID-19 are leading to even more disruption and higher rates
GENERAL OVERVIEW Significant material cost increase is forcing suppliers to rise their pricing in order to support customer’s demand and sustain their supply chain. Big tech giants such as Apple, Samsung and Sony warn about chip shortage impacting their production. Lead times are expected to remain extremely high, and further growth is predicted throughout 2021 due to component
GENERAL OVERVIEW The continued high demand is expected throughout the rest of 2021. The current supply chain challenges that we are facing are leading to extreme long lead times of up to 52weeks. Instabilities in pricing from the manufacturing base are causing cost increase across the entire portfolio. It is critical to ensure customers validate their backlog.
The manufacturing of medical devices is one of the most regulated sectors in which many regulations and obligations must be achieved. If any of the requirements are not met or the registrations procedures are not completed, placing a product on the market is impossible. The purpose of these regulatory requirements is to ensure that electronic manufacturers can consistently deliver medical
GENERAL OVERVIEW Significant raw material cost increase forces suppliers to increase their pricing in order to support customer’s demand and sustain their supply chains. Toyota, Ford and Volvo slows down production due to global component shortages. The current component shortages and low material availability are causing lead times of up to 52weeks+ across the whole market. New
GENERAL OVERVIEW We are seeing no relief in lead time reduction, the ramp-up in demand continues to drive further increases in lead times across the entire market. We are currently facing lead times of up to 52weeks+. Lead times are rising due to global shipment delays caused by the current lock downs that are affecting Malaysia and the Philippines.