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China's Xi'an has further tightened lockdown measures and rolled out a fifth round of mass testing as it reported the highest daily count of local symptomatic Covid infections in a Chinese city since March 2020.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, we have decided to temporarily adjust operations at our manufacturing facilities in Xi’an, China. This
"Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, we have decided to temporarily adjust operations at our manufacturing facilities in Xi’an, China."
I don't know why Samsung made this announcement so ambiguous. They can just say something out loud if there's nothing to worry about. Or they can say they are monitoring the situation and will give update next week.
Samsung Xian fabs provide about 40%+ of Samsung NAND production capacity.
Samsung Electronics and Micron Technology , two of the world's largest memory chip makers, warned that strict COVID-19 curbs in the Chinese city of Xian could disrupt their chip manufacturing bases in the area.
Is it going to cause another supply chain disruption?