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Financial results of the last quarterconfirm the strong position of the Korean giant. Official figures show that Samsung reported consolidated revenues of $ 55.5 billion. Operating income for the second quarter reached $ 10.97 billion.
Thus, Samsung managed to increase its revenueby 20% and increase operating profit by 54% over the same period in 2020. The Semiconductor Division reports the best performance. The high cost of DRAM / NAND memory and growing demand are also driving Samsung's Q2 2021 financials.
Mobile division of the Korean giantsuffers from a shortage of parts and problems with production lines in Vietnam. That is why in April-June 2021, the revenue of the mobile division reached $ 2.82 billion. At the same time, the semiconductor division generated $ 6.04 billion in operating profit.
Mobile business sales growth is 9%compared to 2022, but they are 22% lower compared to the previous quarter. The division's profit is 66% higher than in the second quarter, but reports a 26% decrease compared to the first quarter of 2021.
The company received a one-time payment of$ 1.11 billion in the second quarter, which is likely Apple's penalty for outstanding OLED contract orders. In just a few days, a big event will take place where we will see flexible smartphones of the Galaxy Z series and new smartwatches from Samsung.