Taiwanese PC maker Acer (ASIYF.PK) forecasts it will break even in Q4 despite suffering a...

|By:, SA News Editor

Taiwanese PC maker Acer (ASIYF.PK) forecasts it will break even in Q4 despite suffering a shortage of hard disc supply due to flooding in Thailand and seeing demand tail off. The largest impact from the flood-related production slowdown in drives will be felt from December to February, prompting the firm to call for increasing prices on some notebook models by 2%-3% during the period.