Broadcom sounds alarm on unforeseen tech industry disruptions
Chipmaker urges customers to put in orders at least six months in advance, pointing to wider-than-anticipated disruptions to the sector's global supply chain
Sat, Apr 18, 2020 - 5:50 AM
Broadcom is part of the same supply chain that most of the world's chipmakers use. Any delays in its deliveries could potentially lead to the missed launches of some high-profile, widely-used electronic devices.
Taipei, San Francisco
BROADCOM Inc warned customers they will need to place orders for parts at least six months ahead of time, a surprisingly long lead time that points to wider-than-anticipated disruptions to the tech industry's global supply chain.