News tagged demand
Last update: Friday 24 June 2016 [1841 news items]
Samsung fab outage raises flash supply concerns
Jun 21, 11:23
A recent power outage at Samsung's Xian, China fab has disrupted the company's flash production raising concerns that supply of the memory might fall short of demand in the second...
Market watchers pessimistic about 2-in-1 market
May 26, 15:43
Although several brand vendors including Asustek Computer, Lenovo, Acer, Hewlett-Packard (HP) and Dell are all preparing to launch new 2-in-1 devices in the second half of 2016, some...
Chip demand from Apple disappointing, say sources
May 20, 11:34
Chip orders from Apple have been relatively slow in the second quarter of 2016 compared to the same quarter in previous years, due to poor sales of the vendor's existing iPhone and...
Panel demand picking up, say IC firms
May 13, 09:57
Short lead-time orders for small-size panels are flowing in while orders for large-size panels have been picking up. Taiwan-based analog IC and LCD driver IC firms are expected to...
Casetek sees on-year growth in 1Q16 revenues
May 5, 14:07
Taiwan-based chassis maker Casetek has announced revenues of NT$8.42 billion (US$260.24 million) for the first quarter, down 31.7% sequentially, but up 5.5% on year, while operating...
SiP demand stays weak in 2Q16, says ASE
May 3, 10:58
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering's core IC ATM (assembly, test and material) business has seen a pick-up in demand in the second quarter of 2016, but demand for SiP (system-in-package)...
Vendors to release 2-in-1s with stylus in 3Q16
Apr 21, 14:45
Rising demand for 2-in-1 devices has increased the adoption of stylus support by brand vendors. In addition to Microsoft and Apple, Huawei, Acer, Fujitsu, Hewlett-Packard (HP), Dell...
PCB players turn to compete in car-use PCB market
Apr 14, 20:32
Taiwan-based PCB players are pushing into car-use products as demand for PCs, smartphones and tablets has been weakening. Chin Poon and Tripod Technology, which have been operating...
Macroblock seeing demand pick up
Apr 8, 15:23
LED driver IC vendor Macroblock, which had poor results in 2015, has seen demand pick up since 2016 and has expressed optimism about its business outlook for the year.