According to the company Digitimes Research, in January this year, the cumulative delivery of the five largest manufacturers of laptops have declined by more than 30 %. The reason for this was several factors, including the ongoing outbreak of the coronavirus, as well as a seasonal decline in demand.
Experts say that another important factor that influenced the reduction in supply of laptops, is the period of the Christmas holidays, during which producers have significantly reduced production.
Thanks to good sales in both the corporate and consumer segments, Dell has managed to occupy a leading position in the ranking of suppliers of laptops. Behind Dell Lenovo located, which sales volume was supported by a high level of demand in the Chinese market ahead of Christmas holidays. Occupied the first place with HP in January dropped to third place. The five largest manufacturers of laptops in January also included Acer and Asus.
According to analysts, the outbreak of coronavirus, which many plants of the large companies was stopped, strongly strike on manufacturers of laptops. In January the volume of deliveries of laptops three leading producers decreased by 32 %. Despite the fact that the overall negative Outlook, the report notes that the company Inventec engaged in the production of laptops, has received a large number of orders for consumer models from HP.