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- Who is the player?
Samsung Electronics is one of the world's biggest providers of electronics end-products, components and solutions. It is part of the larger Samsung Group, a Korean chaebol (conglomerate) with diverse business interests. […].
- What are the player's strategies?
Faced with declining smartphone replacement rates, the group is banking on 5G connectivity and a new form factor, i.e. foldable phones, to reinvigorate sales. […].In April 2019, Samsung launched one of the world's first 5G-enabled phones, the premium Galaxy S10 5G, in South Korea, one of the first countries in world to switch on its 5G network. […].
- What are the player's strengths and weaknesses?
Leading, vertically integrated electronics conglomerate that controls supply of both key components (chips and displays) and end-products (mobile phones and TVs) […]
Global operations with competitive positions in all major geographic markets […]
Significant share of sales exposed to maturing smartphone market (including mobile, display
and chips) […]
Chip production remains driven by memory even as chip demand is seeing significant diversification […]
- What is the player's financial position?
The financial indicators presented in the report include: Consolidated net revenues, Consolidated operating income and margin, Consolidated net profit and margin, R&D spending and ratio, Sales by segment, Sales performance by segment, Sales by region, Sales performance by region, Profitability ratios, Liquidity ratios, Solvency ratios and Free cash flow and capital expenditure.