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Chip Delivery Times Shrank in August, But Some Shortages Drag On

  • Average wait times for semiconductors remain above normal
  • Dell CFO says PC supply chains are largely back to normal
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Chip delivery times shrank again in August, a sign the global shortage is easing further, but some types of semiconductors remain hard to find.

Lead times -- the gap between when a chip is ordered and when it is delivered -- averaged 26.8 weeks in August, according to research by Susquehanna Financial Group. That was a day shorter than they were in the prior month.