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Brace yourself: Phones and other tech may become harder to get as Shenzhen goes into lockdown

A fresh wave of lockdown in China's Shenzhen is, once again, threatening to bring the supply chain to a standstill. Major manufacturers, including Foxconn, have been forced to suspend production in the city, which could delay shipments of smartphones and other tech products. According to a recent report from Nikkei Asia, the Shenzen government has halted public...

Foxconn, manufacturer of the Google Pixel 3, Nokia 9, and many other devices, is scaling back its mobile business

It is well known by now that the smartphone market is extremely competitive, and most of the competing players survive on razor-thin profit margins. Slowing smartphone demands at the global level and the tendency of consumers to hold onto their older phones has led several known players like HTC and Sony to reassess their place...