COVID-19 Overwhelming Impact on LATAM Smartphone Market

While the virus outbreak hit China the worst during February reducing the Chinese offline market by 50% and the global market by 14%, the LATAM…

Counterpoint COVID-19 as a catalyst in the deeper acceptance of digital payment platforms

COVID-19 as a Catalyst in the Deeper Acceptance of Digital Payment Platforms

Looking at the impact of COVID-19 on digital payment platforms, its acceptance in the near term will be improved leading to a stronger role in the…

Counterpoint COVID-19 Will Further Cement the Road to a More Digital World

COVID-19 Will Further Cement the Road to a More Digital World

COVID-19 has been spreading like wildfire across most of the world. The virus is crippling economies and bringing industries like aviation, tourism,…

COVID-19: Impact on global automotive industry

COVID-19 Impact: Global Automakers Remain Gloomy; Expecting Further Declines

Overview While China is progressing toward recovery from the COVID-19 with a strong bounce-back seen in some vehicle sales, other regions are seeing…

Webinar: COVID-19 Coronavirus Impact on the Smartphone Market

Watch our Research Director, Tom Kang and Research Vice-President, Peter Richardson, live on the Counterpoint Webinar on 31st March 2020. About the…

February 2020: Global Smartphone Sales Show Resilience with a 14% Decline

As COVID-19 takes its toll, market demand is fragile but global smartphone sales (sell-through) in February declined only 14% compared to last year,…

COVID-19 outbreak impact on the global TV market

COVID-19 Outbreak Impact on the Global TV Market

The global TV market will take a hit due to the COVID-19 outbreak in 2020. Out of the top global brands, Samsung, which has TV manufacturing…

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Thailand Smartphone Market to Decline Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic: Present Scenario and Outlook

Thailand smartphone market sales declined 8% YoY in CY 2019 and we believe it will continue to decline in CY 2020 amidst Coronavirus (COVID-19)…

COVID 19 Impact on Global Automotive Industry

COVID-19 Leading Global Automotive Industry to Recession

Overview While China is recovering from the worst impact of the coronavirus, the focus has shifted to Europe and the USA. Factories in Hubei…

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Podcast: How COVID-19 Pandemic Will Impact the Auto Industry?

The auto industry has been feeling the heat for quite some time now, mostly due to the denting sales and falling demand. And as the novel Coronavirus…

Podcast – Coronavirus Outbreak to see China Smartphone Sales drop by over 20%

The COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus or nCoV) outbreak can derail the plans of Chinese smartphone makers as the lockdown to contain the virus continues.…

Qualcomm Sees Positive Results: What Does It Say About 5G, Coronavirus, and China-Us Trade Relations?

Qualcomm reported strong quarterly earnings with revenues up 5% and net income up 13%. The 1.5x larger ASPs of 5G vs. 4G are beginning to be seen.…