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IC backend suppliers see utilization recovering on white-box handset demand

Mar 5, 17:03

IC packaging houses Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) and Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL), and testing specialists Sigurd Microelectronics and King Yuan Electronics...

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Altera guidance revision to spur growth for Taiwan suppliers

Mar 4, 16:22

Altera's recently-revised guidance for the first quarter of 2009 is good news for its contract suppliers in Taiwan, which include foundry partner Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing...

Tessera licenses micro-PILR technology to Taiwan-based Kinsus

Feb 12, 16:23

Tessera Technologies has announced that Taiwan IC substrate maker Kinsus Interconnect Technology has licensed Tessera's micro-PILR interconnect platform, which reduces semiconductor...

Taiwan IC substrate production value to grow only 2% this year, says report

Newswatch - Jan 20, 15:52

Taiwan IC substrate production value will grow 2% on year in 2009, while Taiwan's global market share is estimated to grow to 30.5%, to become the second largest IC substrate production...

IC substrate maker Kinsus to see sales decline but will remain profitable in January

Jan 19, 15:36

Investors estimate Kinsus Interconnect Technology's January sales to be only around NT$500 million (US$14.93 million) due to sagging market demand. However, the company said it expects...

Taiwan IC substrate supply chain seeing more outsourcing and material orders from Japan

Jan 12, 12:17

Due to the appreciating Japanese yen, Japan's first-tier IC substrate makers have increased their outsourcing, benefiting Taiwan companies, according to market watchers.

IC substrate maker PPT sales may decline less than rivals in 1Q09

Jan 8, 15:56

Due to sluggish market demand, IC substrate makers' performances in the first quarter of 2009 are expected to remain weak. Market observers expect Kinsus Interconnect Technology and...

IC substrate sales slumped in December 08 due to decline in handset and PC demand

Jan 6, 15:02

IC substrate makers saw weak performance in December 2008 due to a sharp decline in demand for consumer electronics, handsets and PC products. Phoenix Precision Technology (PPT) has...

IC substrate makers' utilization rates drop sharply in December

Dec 24, 14:16

IC substrate makers' utilization rates in December have dropped due to declining orders. Nan Ya Printed Circuit Board (NPC)'s utilization rate for flip-chip (FC) substrates has fallen...

SPIL and NPC see sharp sales decline in November

Dec 9, 12:41

November sales of Siliconware Precision Inudstry (SPIL) and Nan Ya Printed Circuit Board (NPC) declined significantly because of order shrinkage since the end of October, and market...

IC substrate maker Kinsus said to revise down 4Q sales forecast

Dec 9, 01:15

IC substrate maker Kinsus Interconnect Technology expects its fourth quarter sales will drop by over 20%, compared with a previous estimate of a 15% decline, amid decreased demand...

Semiconductor distributor Niching to see sales up while profits drop in 2008

Nov 25, 16:28

Although Semiconductor distributor Niching Industrial has seen sales growth in 2008 thanks to strong shipments of memory module and memory card substrates, profits have declined due...

IC substrate maker Kinsus to see sales decline more than 15% in 4Q amid weak order volumes

Nov 12, 12:06

IC substrate maker Kinsus Interconnect Technology expects to see a sales decline of more than 15% in the fourth quarter, while its utilization rate will be in the 65-70% range and...

IC substrate maker PPT expected to see 10% decrease in 4Q08 revenues

Nov 7, 16:06

IC substrate maker Phoenix Precision Technology's (PPT's) October sales declined 0.3% from September. The company holds a conservative view about fourth-quarter sales since order...

IC substrate makers expect 5-10% sales decline in 4Q

Nov 4, 11:52

A double-digit decline in fourth-quarter demand for packaging and testing products is expected due to weak orders for IC substrates. Institutional investors forecast Nan Ya Printed...

Next-generation Intel Nehalem CPU to increase consumption of FC substrates

Oct 28, 12:12

The number of substrate layers for the next-generation Intel Nehalem-based CPU has been decided, according to industry sources, with 12 layers being the maximum, double the current...


PCB maker NPC expected to see 10% sales decline in 4Q

Oct 24, 17:02

According to Nan Ya Printed Circuit Board (NPC), demand for traditional PCBs and wire-bonding substrates is falling but shipments of flip-chip (FC) substrates remains relatively strong...


TPCA Show 2008 to begin on October 22

Oct 6, 16:46

The Taiwan Printed Circuit Association's (TPCA's) annual event (TPCA Show 2008) is to be held between October 22-24. 357 exhibitors across 1,634 booths are registered to participate,...

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TKK benefiting from IC substrate and PV customers; 2009 outlook optimistic

Oct 3, 16:43

Although the general economy is weak, semiconductor equipment distributor Taiwan Kong King's (TKK's) sales and profits will continue to grow thanks to the capacity expansions of IC...

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Intel Nehalem CPUs expected to boost substrate demand

Sep 19, 17:05

The launch of second-phase Intel Nehalem-based CPUs (scheduled for the third quarter of 2009) is expected to have a corresponding impact on substrate demand, according to industry...

FC shipments remain strong, but other IC substrate segments constraining overall growth

Sep 19, 16:49

Taiwan investors forecast that sales for IC substrate makers in the third quarter will have only single-digit growth due to weak demand for wire bonding substrates and PCBs, which...

Kinsus enters solar module segment with Lucky Power investment

Newswatch - Aug 15, 15:53

IC substrate maker Kinsus Interconnect Technology has entered the photovoltaic sector via its recent investment in solar-module maker Lucky Power. Among all major IC substrate makers...

Kinsus lowers 3Q guidance to single-digit growth

Jul 16, 01:00

IC substrate supplier Kinsus Interconnect Technology has lowered its revenues forecast for the third quarter to single-digit growth, originally the company was aiming for 10%, because...

IC substrate suppliers upbeat about 3Q

Jun 18, 01:00

Taiwan-based IC substrate suppliers are mostly optimistic about the third quarter, with Nan Ya Printed Circuit Board (NPC) and Kinsus Interconnect Technology expecting strong sequential...

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