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Handset vendors to compete for audio performance

May 23, 15:50

Handset vendors are likely to enter a new round of competition to upgrade their sound-processing technology in order to deliver high quality audio content through their smartphones,...

HDI, any-layer board production lines to run at full capacity through June

May 23, 14:27

The production lines for HDI and any-layer boards at Taiwan's major PCB makers, including Unimicron Technology, Compeq Manufacturing, Tripod Technology and Unitech Printed Circuit...

Tripod Technology HDI capacity utilization rises to 90%

May 22, 19:20

Taiwan-based PCB maker Tripod Technology, due to booming orders for HDI boards, seen its HDI production capacity utilization rise to 90% currently, higher than the overall capacity...

Apex new capacity in Thailand comes online

May 21, 22:09

Apex International, a Taiwan-invested PCB maker in Thailand, has kicked off commercial operations for the first-phase capacity of its new plant. The plant will have a production capacity...

Chin-Poon Industrial expanding automotive PCB capacity

May 20, 21:12

Chin-Poon Industrial, the largest Taiwan-based automotive PCB maker with a global market share of about 10%, has started production capacity expansion with a planned investment of...

Manz to set up PCB equipment experimental factory in China

May 15, 22:02

Germany-based equipment maker Manz AG will invest CNY8.0 million (US$1.3 million) to establish a PCB production equipment experimental factory at its existing plant in Suzhou, eastern...

FCCL maker Asia Electronic looks to continual growth through 2014

May 13, 15:08

Flexible copper clad-laminate (FCCL) maker Asia Electronic Materials expects its revenues to continue growing quarter-on-quarter through 2014 after seeing sales rise 3.4% on year...

Niching Industrial 1Q14 net profits up 192% on year

May 13, 10:56

IC packaging material and tool distributor Niching Industrial has reported net profits of NT$9.21 million (US$304,000) for the first quarter of 2014, increasing 192% from a year earlier...

Lite-On Semiconductor to expand capacity at 4-inch fab

May 12, 21:49

Taiwan-based discrete device and contact image sensor maker Lite-On Semiconductor will invest NT$800-900 million (US$26.5-29.8 million) to expand annual foundry capacity at its 4-inch...

Drill bit supplier Topoint April revenues hit all-time high

May 12, 15:22

Drill bit maker Topoint Technology saw its revenues gain 12.4% sequentially and 12.8% on year to a record high of NT$250 million (US$8.29 million) in April. Accumulated revenues for...

Quartz component ASP to stabilize in 2014

May 12, 14:36

Quartz components' ASP is expected to stabilize in 2014 after declining 10-20% in 2013, according to industry sources.

Ralec to purchase Singapore-based ASJ via tender offer

May 9, 11:57

Passive component supplier Ralec Electronic has decided to purchase up to 50-100% of common shares of Singapore-based chip resistor maker ASJ Holdings through a tender offer.

TXC sets aside NT$600 million for 2014 capital expenditure

May 8, 20:51

Quartz crystal component maker TXC, in order to expand production capacity, has set aside a budget of NT$600 million (US$19.8 million) for capital expenditure in 2014, the company...

China PCB makers stepping into IC substrate sector

May 7, 21:49

China-based PCB maker Shennan Circuits has begun small-volume production of wirebond substrates with mass production to start in the third quarter of 2014. Fellow company Founder...

Kinsus sees steady earnings for 1Q14

May 7, 15:09

IC substrate supplier Kinsus Interconnect Technology has reported net profits of NT$792 million (US$26.3 million) for the first quarter of 2014, up 0.9% sequentially and 4.3% on year...

Wah Lee 2Q14 revenues to grow 5-10% sequentially

Newswatch - May 6, 16:44

Semiconductor material distributor Wah Lee Industrial is expected to see its revenues expand 5-10% sequentially in the second quarter of 2014, buoyed by rising capacity utilization...

Robot maker Hiwin posts strong profit growth in 1Q14

May 5, 15:54

Hiwin Technologies, which focuses on the production of ballscrews, linear-motion devices and industrial robots, has reported net profits of NT$534 million (US$17.7 million) for the...

Hiwin chairman Eric Chuo

Taiwan PCB suppliers ramping HDI boards

May 5, 14:12

Taiwan-based PCB suppliers, including Unimicron Technology, Compeq Manufacturing and Unitech Printed Circuit Board, have ramped up the capacity utilization rates of their HDI board...

IC substrate suppliers to compete for 20nm and below process orders in 2015

Apr 25, 14:33

IC substrate suppliers Ibiden, AT&S, Kinsus Interconnect Technology and Unimicron Technology are expected to compete fiercely for IC substrate orders using 20nm and below processes...

Taiflex expects revenues increase in 2Q14

Apr 24, 20:10

Flexible CCL (copper-clad laminate) maker Taiflex Scientific has forecast consolidated revenues of NT$2.25-2.75 billion (US$74.4-90.9 million) for second-quarter 2014, growing 13.7%...

Gold Circuit looks to swing back to profitability in 2014

Apr 22, 15:32

PCB maker Gold Circuit Electronics expects its operations to swing back to profitability in 2014 thanks to brisk sales of server and HDI boards. Sales of server-use boards currently...

Nanya PCB capacity utilization rate to hike in 2Q14

Apr 22, 14:28

The capacity utilization rates of Nanya PCB's PCB and IC substrate lines are expected to climb higher in the second quarter of 2014 compared to the previous quarter, buoyed by orders...

Lumax looks to improving sales and profits in 2014

Apr 21, 14:22

Process control solution provider Lumax International is expected to see revenues and profits improve significantly in 2014, buoyed by orders from the semiconductor industry and Taiwan-invested...

Unitech to ramp up capacity for any-layer HDI and flex-rigid boards

Apr 16, 21:46

PCB maker Unitech Printed Circuit Board will spend NT$1.5 billion (US$49.62 million) to ramp up its production capacity of any-layer HDI boards and flex-rigid boards in 2014, according...

HDI board capacity utilization rates to rise in 2Q14

Apr 15, 22:08

The production capacity utilization rates of high-end HDI boards at Taiwan-based PCB makers are set to rise in the second quarter of 2014 due to strong demand from Samsung Electronics,...

Some China PCB makers pose threat to Taiwan makers

Apr 11, 16:07

Some China-based PCB makers, including Founder Technology, Guangdong Goworld and Taigerbuilder Circuit (Suzhou), have entered the supply chains of Apple, Acer and HTC, becoming competitors...

FPCB maker Ichia sees net profits double sequentially in 1Q14

Apr 11, 10:43

Flexible PCB (FPCB) and chassis maker Ichia Technologies has reported pre-tax profits of NT$265 million (US$8.82 million) for the first quarter of 2014, nearly double from the previous...

Capacitor maker Lelon reports strong sales for March

Apr 9, 21:08

Capacitor supplier Lelon Electronics saw its revenues surge 40.5% sequentially and 13.5% on year to NT$535 million (US$17.76 million) in March, buoyed by orders from the server, networking...

Kinsus March revenues hit all time high

Apr 9, 10:58

IC substrate maker Kinsus Interconnect Technology saw its revenues surge 28.1% on month and 21.2% on year to a record high of NT$2.12 billion (US$70.38 million) in March, buoyed by...

FPCB suppliers reportedly deliver samples for Apple iWatch validation

Apr 8, 21:52

Flexible PCB suppliers Flexium Interconnect, Zhen Ding Technology Holding and Career Technology reportedly have delivered FPCB samples for use in iWatch devices to Apple for validation,...

Yageo reports strong sales for March, 1Q14

Newswatch - Apr 3, 14:22

Passive component maker Yageo has reported revenues of NT$2.34 billion (US$77.21 million) for March, up 26.2% sequentially and 7.1% on year. For the first quarter of 2014, revenues...

FPCB maker Ichia reports strong sales for March

Apr 2, 16:43

Flexible PCB (FPCB) and handset chassis maker Ichia Technologies has reported revenues of NT$1.02 billion (US$33.58 million) for March, up 23% sequentially and 52.6% on year.

PCB equipment supplier Ta Liang looks to strong sales in 1H14

Mar 31, 22:47

PCB and touch-panel equipment supplier Ta Liang Technology has said that demand for PCB manufacturing equipment has been strong in the first half of 2014, buoyed mainly by orders...

Lite-On Semi, Eris look to strong sales in 2014

Mar 31, 14:35

Discrete component suppliers Lite-On Semiconductor and Eris Technology expect strong sales in 2014 thanks to growing orders from the smartphone, tablet, LED lighting and wireless...

Copper foil maker Co-Tech shifting focus to copper oxide, thin copper foil

Mar 27, 15:59

Co-Tech Copper Foil will shift its focus to produce new products, including copper oxide and thin copper foil for lithium batteries, to shore up its profitability, according to company...

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