Tag: chip production

Industries, Manufacturing

Congress seeks compromise to boost computer chip industry

April 18, 2022

Via: ABC News

A global computer chip shortage has made it harder for consumers to get their hands on cars, computers and other modern-day necessities, so Congress is looking to boost chip manufacturing and research in the United States with billions of dollars […]

Industries, Manufacturing

Chip shortage and pingdemic see car production slump to lowest July level since 1956

August 26, 2021

Via: Sky News

Just 53,438 vehicles rolled off production lines in Britain, down by 37.6% on last year, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). It represented the worst July performance since 1956, the SMMT said. Manufacturers were forced to […]

Industries, Manufacturing

Semiconductor shortage looms large, situation in domestic market worrying

August 16, 2021

Via: Business Today

The automotive industry for years has had no dearth of issues to deal with but nothing has come quite close to Covid-19 and the slowdown in demand. Just as things have started to look up, the shortage of semiconductors has […]