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Coronavirus' Impact on Consumer Electronics, 2020 - Consumer Electronics Companies are at the Mercy of Their Supply Chains; Many Rely on Components Made in China
[April 09, 2020]

Coronavirus' Impact on Consumer Electronics, 2020 - Consumer Electronics Companies are at the Mercy of Their Supply Chains; Many Rely on Components Made in China

DUBLIN, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "COVID-19 Impact on Consumer Electronics - Thematic Research" report has been added to's offering.

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The COVID-19 outbreak is now travelling around the world, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. This report discusses the impact of the virus on leading companies in the consumer electronics sector.

This report analyzes the impact of COVID-19 on the global consumer electronics sector. It identifies those companies that may benefit from the impact of COVID-19 over a 12-month period, as well as those companies that will lose out. It includes a thematic screen, that ranks the 54 leading companies in this sector on the basis of overall leadership in the 10 themes that matter most to their industry, including COVID-19. This generates a leading indicator of future performance.

Key Highlights

  • Consumer electronics companies are at the mercy of their supply chains and many rely on components made in China. As China, the source of the COVID-19 outbrea, slowed down and then stopped, supply chains were disrupted for some, though not all, suppliers.
  • Apple is one key consumer electronics vendor that has been affected. More than 90% of Apple's products are made in China and the Chinese marketplace accounts for 18% of its revenues.

Reasons to Buy

  • COVID-19 is by far the most significant theme to affect the technology industry in 2020.
  • It is effectively a stress test on companies' ability to cope with extreme shocks.
  • COVID-19 will test the financial robustness of companies. Many companies will not survive this initial phase.
  • Almost all others will suffer a significant drop in revenues.
  • This report will help you understand the impact of COVID-19 on the consumer electronics sector and identify which types of companies could potentially benefit from the impact of COVID-19, as well as those businesses that are set to lose out.

Key Topics Covered

  1. COVID-19 is Now a Major Theme for 2020
  2. COVID-19 Impact on Consumer Electronics
  3. Consumer Electronics Sector Scorecard
  4. Thematic Briefing

Companies Mentioned

  • 3D Systems
  • Alibaba
  • Alphabet
  • Amazon
  • Apple
  • Baidu
  • Dell
  • DJI
  • Facebook
  • HTC
  • iRobot
  • Logitech
  • Magic Leap
  • Microsoft
  • Panasonic
  • Parrot
  • Samsung Electronics
  • Sony
  • Stratasys
  • Vuzix
  • Xiaomi

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