Asia And The IT Supply Chain: Could A Link Break?


South Korea

South Korea has been relatively free of problems from natural disasters, and manufacturing there is smooth despite occasional protests.

However, South Korea is home to the biggest "what-if" in the global IT supply chain: the potential of a second Korean War.

According to IHS, South Korea is home to the headquarters of producers of:

-- 66 percent of the world's DRAM

-- 49 percent of the world's data flash memory

-- 49 percent of the world's large LCD panels

-- 20 percent of the world's display drivers

-- 15 percent of the world's small and medium LCD panels

 



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