Semiconductor shortages stunt automotive recovery

Tom Geggus | 03 Feb 2021

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Tom Geggus


As a journalist for Autovista Group's Daily Brief, Tom covers a wide variety of stories from across the automotive industry. From sales figures to the development of technology, he wants to know what is driving the industry.

Vehicles are becoming smarter by the day, from automation to personalisation. But a major building block in these digital developments has hit a bottleneck. Autovista Group Daily Brief journalist Tom Geggus explores the world of semiconductors. Why is there a shortage, which OEMs have been affected, and how could this impact an automotive COVID-19 recovery?

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