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In Russia is not expected deficit of smartphones on the background of the closure of production in China due to the outbreak of coronavirus. This was told in the Ministry, reports TASS.
“I think we have so many smartphones in the warehouses, what with smartphones exactly the disruption will not be”, — assured the Director of the Department of radioelectronic industry of the Ministry Vasily Shpak. At the same time, he added that rather, the question concerns the parts of components that are used in industry.
Earlier in February, it was reported that the closure of production facilities in China will affect the cost of gadgets in Russia. It is not excluded that each week of idle factories will add up to three percent to the price of the goods. The experts also pointed out that by the end of March electronics may disappear from the stores.
As of Wednesday, February 12, from pneumonia caused by a virus, has killed more than 1.1 thousand people. In China infected more than 43 thousand inhabitants. In Russia there were only two cases, both patients are PRC citizens. Them have been discharged from hospitals, anybody who had contact with the virus is not detected.
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