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Sapphire ingot supplier Acme to return to profitability in 4Q13

Dec 3, 20:03

Buoyed by rising sales generated by its sapphire ingot-making subsidiary USI Optronics, ferrite core maker Acme Electronics is expected to return to profitability in the fourth quarter...

FPCB maker Ichia expects 4Q13 sales to rise 10%

Dec 3, 11:12

Flexible PCB (FPCB) and keypad maker Ichia Technologies expects its fourth-quarter revenues to increase by about 10% sequentially, driven mainly by rising sales of its FPCB product...

FPCB makers Zhen Ding, Flexium set for strong 4Q13

Dec 2, 21:14

Flexible PCB makers Zhen Ding Technology and Flexium Interconnect are both expected to report more than 30% sequential growth in consolidated revenues for the fourth quarter of 2013,...

Panasonic set to discontinue ALIVH board production in Taiwan

Dec 2, 11:09

Panasonic Taiwan has filed a statement indicating it will discontinue production of ALIVH (any layer interstitial via hole) boards in 2014 indicating Panasonic's move to phase out...

Taiwan makers ramp up PCB production in 3Q13, says IEK

Nov 29, 15:34

The production value of PCBs rolled out by Taiwan-based makers in Taiwan and China totaled NT$138.1 billion (US$4.65 billion) in the third quarter of 2013, up 14% sequentially and...

Protective component maker Inpaq building micro molded choke production lines

Nov 28, 15:18

Circuit protection component maker Inpaq Technology has begun setting up production lines for micro mold chokes, with the new lines to start contributing to revenue growth in 2014.

Feedback Tech expects strong demand for ion implantation materials in 4Q13-1Q14

Nov 28, 14:50

Feedback Technology, which distributes equipment and parts for semiconductor and optoelectronics industries, expects demand for its ion implantation materials to rebound in the fourth...

Thinking Electronics cautious about 4Q13 prospects

Nov 27, 22:12

Protective component maker Thinking Electronics is cautious about its business prospects for the fourth quarter of 2013 due to lower-than-expected demand from the smartphone sector...

Auto diode maker Actron capacity utilization rate to reach 90% in 4Q13

Nov 27, 15:45

Automotive diode maker Actron Technology expects its production lines to operate at 90% of capacity in the fourth quarter of 2013 and fourth-quarter revenues to increase sequential...

Holy Stone to perform better than expected in 4Q13

Nov 26, 22:08

Passive component supplier Holy Stone expects its sales to remain flat in the fourth quarter of 2013, better than its previous forecast of a 10% sequential decline, according to the...

Growth of semiconductor market for major home appliances to nearly double in 2013, says IHS

Nov 26, 10:31

Propelled by robust sales of major home appliances, the global market for semiconductors used in these products is expected to see its growth rate rise by nearly double this year...

PCB maker Tripod expects flat 4Q13 sales

Nov 25, 21:20

Tripod Technology expects its fourth-quarter sales to stay flat on quarter. Falling orders for conventional PCs and TVs will be offset by steady growth in those for automotive and...

Taiwan Chinsan to begin volume production at China factory in 2Q14

Nov 22, 15:25

Taiwan-based aluminum electrolytic capacitor maker Taiwan Chinsan Electronic Industrial has been setting up a factory in Guangzhou, southern China, since late 2012 and will start...

IC material distributor Niching 4Q13 sales to rise

Nov 22, 14:35

Taiwan-based IC packagfing material distributor Niching Industrial is expected to see its fourth-quarter revenues grow sequentially by 10-15% to the highest quarterly level for 2013,...

Quartz component suppliers TXC, Tai-Saw to see 4Q13 sales drop slightly or stay flat

Nov 22, 12:14

Taiwan-based quartz component vendors TXC and Tai-Saw Technology will see their fourth-quarter sales register slight sequential drops or flat growth due to seasonality, according...

Kinsus sales to decline 5% sequentially in 4Q13

Nov 20, 21:57

Kinsus Interconnect Technology is expected to see its revenues drop 5% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2013 as declining demand from the high-end smartphone sector will offset...

Sony nears breakeven point on PlayStation 4 hardware costs, says IHS

Nov 20, 15:16

For the past seven years, Sony has offered various revisions of the PlayStation 3 console, many of which were sold at a loss. However, with the new PlayStation 4, Sony has produced...

Substrate maker Leatec looks to flat performance in 4Q13

Nov 19, 22:40

Taiwan-based Leatec Fine Ceramic, which mainly manufactures chip resistor substrates, has reported revenues of NT$84 million (US$2.84 million) for October, up 2.4% sequentially and...

Hiwin sees earnings up over 46% sequentially in 3Q13

Nov 19, 21:43

Hiwin Technologies, which focuses on the production of ballscrews, linear-motion devices and industrial robots, has reported net profits of NT$639 million (US$21.6 million) for the...

Chilisin November sales to rebound on rising mini molded choke shipments

Nov 19, 14:51

Passive component maker Chilisin Electronics is expected to see its November sales rebound to sequential growth on a pick-up in mini molded choke shipments, according to market wat...

IC distributor ANStek gross margin rises on improved product mix

Nov 15, 12:09

IC distributor Answer Technology (ANStek) saw its net profits and gross margin both improve in the third quarter of 2013, thanks to a favorable product mix.

Taiwan flexible PCB makers 3Q13 profits surge

Nov 14, 20:29

Flexium Interconnect and Zhen Ding Technology have reported sequential increases of 180% and 75.9%, respectively, in net profits for the third quarter of 2013, while Career Technology...

Chilisin sees revenues slip over 20% on month in October

Nov 13, 22:07

Passive component supplier Chilisin Electronics saw revenues down 23% sequentially and 6.3% on year to NT$271 million (US$9.16 million) in October. Accumulated revenues through October...

Compeq looks to post record high revenues in 4Q13

Nov 12, 21:55

PCB maker Compeq Manufacturing is expected to see its revenues hit a new high in the fourth quarter of 2013, buoyed by strong demand for HDI boards from smartphone vendors, according...

Lelon sees earnings improve significantly in 1Q-3Q13

Nov 12, 15:34

Taiwan-based aluminum electrolytic capacitor maker Lelon Electronics has reported net profits of NT$246 million (US$8.33 million) for the first three quarters of 2013. The earnings...

OmniVision rolls out 13-megapixel image sensor for mobile devices

Nov 12, 12:01

OmniVision Technologies has announced the OV13850, a 13-megapixel image sensor for mobile devices. The OV13850's power efficiency makes it a camera solution for high-end smartphones...

Most passive component suppliers suffer sharp declines in October revenues

Nov 11, 16:09

Most passive component makers including Feei Cherng Enterprise, Chilisin Electronics and Holy Stone have reported steep falls in revenues for October, affected by the October 1 holidays...

Most PCB equipment suppliers suffer decreased sales in October

Nov 8, 15:41

Most PCB manufacturing equipment suppliers including Machvision, Chime Ball Technology and Ampoc Far-East have all reported decreased sales for October due to a slowdown in capacity...

Quartz component maker TXC posts sales decrease in October

Nov 7, 11:51

Taiwan-based TXC, which makes quartz components for mobile devices and network equipment, has announced consolidated revenues for October 2013 declined 22.1% from a year ago to NT$799...

Protective component maker Polytronics reports decreased revenues for October

Nov 6, 16:10

Protective component maker Polytronics Technology has reported revenues of NT$119 million (US$4.05 million) for October 2013, down 9.3% sequentially and 11.5% on year. The performance...

New iPad Air costs less to make than third-generation iPad model, says IHS

Nov 6, 14:32

With the iPad Air, Apple has not only trimmed the weight and thickness of its flagship tablet line, it has also cut the component costs, as the new model carries a lower bill of materials...

Taiflex 2013 revenues set to top NT$10 billion

Nov 6, 14:00

FCCL (flexible copper-clad laminate) and PV backsheet maker Taiflex Scientific is expected to see its 2013 revenues hit the NT$10 billion (US$340.3 million) mark, buoyed largely by...

Apex posts record revenues for October

Nov 5, 20:18

PCB manufacturer Apex International saw its consolidated revenues climb to an all-time high of NT$592 million (US$20 million) in October 2013. However, sales are likely to fall through...

Equipment supplier Csun to see revenues grow 10-20% sequentially in 4Q13

Nov 5, 15:08

PCB and LCD equipment supplier Csun Manufacturing is expected to see its revenues increase 10-20% sequentially in the fourth quarter, buoyed by continual expansion of 8.5G production...

CCL maker TUC sees profits increase 18% on year in 3Q13

Nov 5, 14:18

Copper clad-laminate (CCL) maker Taiwan Union Technology (TUC) has posted net profits of NT$454 million (US$15.44 million) for the first three quarters of 2013, up 18.1% on year....

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  • On+Semiconductor+power+modules+for+motor+controls

    On Semiconductor power modules for motor controls

    On Semiconductor has introduced seven highly integrated three-phase intelligent power modules (IPM) for motor controls in white goods and industrial applications. The highly integrated...

    Photo: Company, Mar 14.

  • Linear+LTC3128+capacitor+charger

    Linear LTC3128 capacitor charger

    Linear Technology's LTC3128 is a high efficiency, input current-limited buck-boost supercapacitor charger with active charge balancing for 1 or 2 series supercapacitors. The LTC3128...

    Photo: Company, Feb 24.

  • Cree+introduces+XB%2DD+LED

    Cree introduces XB-D LED

    Driving the next generation of mainstream LED lighting adoption, Cree has introduced the breakthrough XLamp XB-D LED. The first LED based on a new Cree technology platform, the XLamp...

    Photo: Company, Jan 13.

  • Cree+introduces+LMH2+LED+module+family+

    Cree introduces LMH2 LED module family

    Cree has announced the commercial availability of the new LMH2 LED module family. The LMH2 is the only LED module delivering 80-lumens-per-watt system efficacy combined with CRI greater...

    Photo: Company, Dec 2.

  • Aixtron+CRIUS+II%2DXL+MOCVD+reactor+19x4+inch

    Aixtron CRIUS II-XL MOCVD reactor 19x4 inch

    Aixtron has announced the CRIUS II-XL MOCVD with a reactor capacity as high as 19x4 inch, providing high throughput and productivity. CRIUS II-XL builds on the hardware setup of...

    Photo: Company, Nov 11.

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