Bitcoin Mining to Spike as Chinese Hardware Manufactures Get Back in Business

In February 2020, Bitcoin mining difficulty lowered by 0.38%, and it may be partly a result of government quarantine against the coronavirus in China; hence the mining delays. Despite the decrease, the hash rate during the period posted strong performance and even hit an all-time high of 136 EH/s. Miners expect the total network difficulty rate to bounce back by over 10% on March 10, as hardware delivery slowdown caused by the coronavirus outbreak abates. Since mid-February, the Chinese government…