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Wistron to expand capacity at Kunshan plant for Apple orders

Oct 21, 15:03

Wistron is building additional capacity at its plant in Kunshan, China, which some market watchers believe may be used to fulfill smartphone orders placed by Apple, according to industry...

Sanan could lead in GaN LED wafer capacity by end of 2014, says IHS

Oct 18, 12:06

China-based die vendor Sanan is projected to take the lead in GaN LED wafer capacity by the end of 2014, overtaking current leader Epistar of Taiwan, according to IHS.

Digitimes Research: Global 4Q13 DRAM capacity to reduce 5.7% on SK Hynix China plant fire

Oct 16, 16:07

Global DRAM production has been hit due to a fire at SK Hynix' China fab. Combined production capacity at DRAM producers worldwide during the fourth quarter of 2013 is set to be about...

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Jun Hong expanding ITO film capacity

Oct 15, 15:40

Jun Hong Optronics, a joint venture Taiwan-based optical film maker Wah Hong Industrial and Japan-based Gunze Limited, is expanding its ITO film production capacity by setting up...

Aurona 4Q13 capacity utilization rate to fall on demand slowdown

Oct 15, 15:30

PCB backup board maker Aurona Industries saw its revenues gain 6.2% on month and 4% on year to a nearly four-year high of NT$113 million (US$3.85 million) in September thanks to a...

FPCB maker Flexium 4Q13 sales to rise on capacity ramp-up

Oct 14, 21:35

Flexible PCB (FPCB) manufacturer Flexium Interconnect is expected to see its fourth-quarter revenues climb to the highest quarterly level in 2013, thanks to a ramp-up in capacity,...

Digitimes Research: China TFT-LCD capacity global share to rise to 23.7% in 2016

Oct 14, 15:30

The total production capacity of China-based TFT-LCD panel makers, including two 8.5G plants established by Samsung Display and LG Display, as a percentage of global capacity will...

Powerchip 30nm DRAM production hit by low yield rates

Oct 2, 11:47

A portion of 30nm DRAM production at Powerchip Technology has been hit by low yield rates, affecting about 7,000-8,000 of the wafers that Kingston Technology has booked, according...

Yield problems with Powerchip's 30nm process to further squeeze the supply to the DRAM contract mar

Digitimes Research: STC to expand sapphire ingot capacity

Oct 1, 12:13

With more and more smartphones and other portable devices adopting sapphire as cover glass, sapphire ingot vendor Sapphire Technology Company (STC) is looking to double its production...

Gigastorage acquires Wafering to expand solar wafer capacity

Stockwatch - Oct 1, 11:05

Solar wafer maker Gigastorage has announced the acquisition of a 100% stake in fellow maker Wafering Technology for NT$110 million (US$3.7 million) to expand production capacity.

PCB makers delay capacity ramp projects, affecting 4Q13 sales of equipment suppliers

Sep 25, 21:57

PCB makers may delay their capacity ramp projects originally slated for the fourth quarter of 2013 which will affect sales performance of PCB equipment suppliers in the quarter, according...

Epistar aims at largest LED capacity in China via expanding joint venture, says paper

Newswatch - Sep 24, 14:14

Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar aims to have the largest production capacity in China among all LED chip makers through expanding production capacity at KFES...

Samsung to build 20nm foundry capacity, sources say

Sep 23, 21:36

Samsung Electronics plans to build up foundry capacity of 30,000 wafers operating at 20nm, signaling that it is joining rival TSMC in the process race, according to industry source...

AMOLED capacity growing fast, says DisplaySearch

Sep 23, 15:41

With AMOLED display makers looking to increase performance and lower costs, material and equipment manufacturers have an opportunity to grow their businesses by providing products...

Drill bit supplier Topoint looks to rising capacity utilization rate in 2H13

Sep 18, 15:51

Drill bit maker Topoint Technology is expected to see the capacity utilization rates of drill bit production lines and OEM drilling sector continue moving upward in the rest of the...

G-Tech to expand capacity for 3D forming glass products used in vehicles

Sep 17, 15:40

G-Tech Optoelectronics is reportedly solidifying orders for 3D forming glass products used in the vehicle industry and currently has a monthly production capacity for the technology...

Samsung likely to increase PC DRAM output following SK Hynix fire

Sep 13, 11:25

The recent fire at SK Hynix's factory in China has resulted in decreased global supply of PC-use DRAM, which is likely to encourage Samsung Electronics to increase PC-use DRAM output,...

UMC to operate at 80% of production capacity in 4Q13

Sep 12, 14:01

United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) is expected to operate at 80% of its production capacity in the fourth quarter of 2013 and also see its revenues drop within 10% sequentially...

TSMC 12-inch fabs running at 75-80% of capacity, say sources

Sep 12, 12:10

The capacity utilization rates of 12-inch fabs at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) have dropped to 75-80% recently as slow demand for high-end smartphones in the...

ASML lands rising EUV equipment orders; looking to expand capacity

Sep 11, 14:07

ASML's new EUV system, the NXE:3300B, has obtained 18 orders. In order to meet customer demand, the lithography tool vendor is looking to boost its production capacity for EUV tool...

Motech plans to expand capacity, says paper

Newswatch - Sep 5, 10:48

Motech Industries plans to expand its PV module production capacity in fourth-quarter 2013 and crystalline silicon solar cell capacity in 2014, according to the Chinese-language Economic...

TSMC board approves US$1.9 billion for advanced process capacity expansion

Aug 14, 11:10

The board of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) on August 13 approved a capital appropriation in the amount of US$1.925 billion for the purpose of installing, expanding...

Neo Solar expects full utilization of capacity through end of 2013

Aug 9, 14:34

Neo Solar Power has obtained orders in excess of its production capacity and expects to run at full utilization through the end of 2013, according to company chairman Quincy Lin.

US reaches milestone of 10GW solar photovoltaic capacity, says Solarbuzz

Aug 5, 21:27

Solar photovoltaic (PV) installations in the US have now broken through the 10GW barrier, following strong market deployment since the start of 2010. During the first half of 2013,...

LED oversupply likely to continue as suppliers add production capacity, says IHS

Aug 5, 15:25

Despite a major surplus in the LED market, top suppliers are increasing their capital spending and production because of government incentives and in order to cash in on an expected...

GLT expects capacity utilization to rise to 60-70% in 3Q13

Aug 2, 11:19

Taiwan-based light guide plate maker Global Lighting Technologies expects its utilization rate to increase from about 50% in the second quarter of 2013 to 60-70% in the third due...

Cyntec expanding power choke capacity

Jul 30, 11:08

Cyntec, a passive component subsidiary maker of Taiwan-based Delta Electronics, is expanding its power choke production capacity by 50%, with completion slated for the fourth quarter...

Ichia looks to flexible PCBs for 3Q13 growth

Jul 24, 21:59

Ichia Technologies expects to see its flexible PCB capacity utilization rate rise to 60% in the third quarter, from 50% in the second, which will buoy the company's overall gross...

Digitimes Research: Greater China foundry capacity utilization rate to fall through 4Q13

Jul 23, 13:42

Utilization rates at the top-3 IC foundries in Greater China are expected to fall through the fourth quarter of 2013 after climbing to a year high in the second quarter, according...

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Energy storage systems for solar and wind power integration will total nearly 22 Gigawatts of installed capacity from 2013 to 2023, forecasts Navigant Research

Jul 22, 10:28

More than 1,300 gigawatts of wind and solar power generation capacity are expected to come online in the next 10 years, creating an unprecedented amount of instability on the grid...

China aims at total PV installation capacity of over 350GWp in 2015, says report

Jul 19, 15:57

The China government has set a tentative target of over 350GWp for the total installation capacity of PV systems in China in 2015, with an average of 100GWp additional PV systems...

Auto diode maker Actron to expand production capacity

Jul 18, 11:53

Taiwan-based automotive diode maker Actron Technology plans to expand its production capacity by 15-20% with new capacity to come online in 2014, according to the company.

Chin-Poon to invest NT$3.26 billion for capacity ramp

Jul 16, 19:18

PCB maker Chin-Poon Industrial plans to invest a total of NT$3.26 billion (US$109.2 million) to expand capacity for over the next four years, the company has announced.

Asia Optical plans to expand capacity at Myanmar factory, says paper

Newswatch - Jul 15, 10:41

Taiwan-based optical lens and digital camera maker Asia Optical plans to expand monthly production capacity at its factory in Yangon, Myanmar, from 200,000-250,000 lens kits currently...

Main Taiwan solar cell makers run at 80-100% of capacity in 2Q13

Jul 12, 11:56

The main Taiwan-based solar cell makers saw capacity utilization rise to 80-100% in the second quarter of 2013 mainly due to strong demand in Japan, according to industry sources.

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    3D NAND die with M.2 SSD

    Intel and Micron have jointly announced the availability of their 3D NAND technology. This new 3D NAND technology, jointly developed by the companies, stacks layers of data storage...

    Photo: Company, Apr 7.

  • Asustek+ZenWatch+smartwatch

    Asustek ZenWatch smartwatch

    Asustek Computer has launched its Android Wear-based smartwatch, the ZenWatch in Taiwan, priced at NT$5,990 (US$188). The ZenWatch features Corning's Gorilla 3 glass and an AMOLED...

    Photo: Company, Dec 25.

  • Samsung+850+EVO

    Samsung 850 EVO

    Samsung Electronics has launched the 850 EVO, the latest addition to its branded solid state drive (SSD) line-up. Based on Samsung's 3-bit 3D Vertical NAND (V-NAND) technology, the...

    Photo: Company, Dec 16.

  • Nvidia+Tesla+K40+accelerator+

    Nvidia Tesla K40 accelerator

    Nvidia has unveiled the Tesla K40 GPU accelerator. Providing double the memory and up to 40% higher performance than its predecessor, the Tesla K20X GPU accelerator, and 10 times...

    Photo: Company, Nov 20.

  • Toshiba+MQ02ABF+slim+HDD

    Toshiba MQ02ABF slim HDD

    Toshiba has announced the launch of slim 7mm-height 2.5-inch, two-platter, 5,400 RPM SATA hard disk drives (HDD). The new MQ02ABF series, Toshiba's first two-platter 7mm-height HDD...

    Photo: Company, Oct 28.

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