Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. to pay compensation to their suppliers of components, which have suffered as a result of the termination of the sales flagship smartphone Galaxy Note 7. In addition, the South Korean giant can provide them with orders to supply components for its other devices, reports Reuters.
Yesterday, Samsung announced that its partners will reimburse the cost of production of components for the Galaxy Note 7, which have already been issued or are in the process of manufacture. There will also be compensated for the purchase of materials used in the manufacture of parts.
«Samsung assess the volume of work in progress at the partner companies, and soon pay compensation “ – he said the company did not specify the size of payments
As the news, an award of damages suppliers Samsung was taken after the government and the Central Bank of South Korea expressed concern over the possible impact of the scandal around the Galaxy Note 7 on the economy.
While most smartphones Samsung produced abroad, the company is a key customer for many South Korean parts manufacturers for electronics (eg, Samsung Electro-Mechanics).