Asia Races to Meet Global Chip Demand

The ongoing global shortage of semiconductors continues to force electronics companies, automakers, and appliance manufacturers to lower production quotas.Even as the pandemic's impact on supply chains appears to be weakening, experts warn the scarcity is far from over. NHK World's Emiko Lenart spoke with Nogimori Minoru, a senior economist, about how Japan, other countries and regions are trying to respond.