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Unimicron sees profits decline sharply in 2Q13

Aug 1, 14:52

PCB maker Unimicron Technology saw its net profits slide 52% sequentially to NT$268 million (US$8.95 million) in the second quarter of 2013. Second-quarter EPS stood at NT$0.22 compared...

HDI board production utilization to stay high in 2H13

Jul 24, 22:33

PCB makers' utilization rates for HDI boards, particularly any-layer HDI boards, will remain high despite recent speculation suggesting weaker-than-expected demand for high-end smartphones,...

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...

Apex new plant to go online as scheduled

Jul 24, 17:51

Apex International, a Taiwan-invested PCB company in Thailand, will kick off commercial operations at its second plant in Thailand in the third quarter of 2013 as scheduled, despite...

Flexible PCB makers gearing up mass production for new iPhones

Jul 22, 21:04

Flexium Interconnect, Zhen Ding Technology and Career Technology reportedly have cut into the supply chain for Apple's next-generation iPhone devices slated for release in late September...

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.

PCB equipment maker Csun 2Q13 revenues gain over 80% sequentially

Jul 10, 21:58

Semiconductor and PCB manufacturing equipment provider Csun Manufacturing saw its revenues edge down 6.5% on month and 2.5% on year to NT$363 million (US$12.08 million) in June. However,...

PCB makers TPT, Tripod to benefit from production of Ultra HD TVs

Jul 2, 21:56

Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics reportedly will begin volume production of Ultra HD TVs, a move which will benefit Taiwan-based optoelectronics board suppliers Taiwan PCB Techvest...

Apex to see revenues grow 10-15% in 2013

Jun 26, 22:06

Apex International, a Taiwan-invested PCB company in Thailand, is expected to see its revenues grow 10-15% in 2013, buoyed by additional production capacity coming from its new plant,...

Commentary: Inventory management poses challenge for PCB makers amid demand fluctuations

Jun 26, 12:00

In predicting the market condition, most PCB firms believe demand to be strong in the second half of 2013. The industry has been experiencing weak demand in the first half of 2013...

Unitech allocates more capacity to any-layer HDI board production

Jun 24, 22:03

Unitech Printed Circuit Board has shifted 50% of its total HDI board capacity to any-layer products, and continues to invest aggressively in improving its manufacturing process for...

Unimicron sets 2013 capex budget at NT$10-11 billion

Jun 21, 14:02

PCB maker Unimicron Technology has set a capex budget of NT$10-11 billion (US$331.5-364.7 million) for 2013, mainly to develop thinner, high-density chip-scale package (CSP) substrates,...

Unimicron chairman tze-chang Tseng

Chin-Poon expanding share in global automobile board market

Jun 19, 12:04

PCB maker Chin-Poon Industrial is expected to further expand its share in the global automobile board market thanks to increasing purchases from Japan-based automakers, according...

PCB equipment makers Csun, Ampoc 2Q13 sales to rise

Jun 18, 13:37

Buoyed by a pull-in of equipment orders from the PCB sector, Csun Manufacturing and Ampoc Far East are expected to see their second-quarter sales rise significantly on quarter, according...

PCB maker Apex sees revenues up over 6% on year in May

Jun 10, 14:52

Apex International, a PCB maker in Thailand with investment from Taiwan, has reported revenues of NT$512 million (US$17.22 million) for May, down 11.3% on month but up 6.6% on year...

Auto PCBs to drive GBM revenue growth in 2013

Jun 6, 12:28

Global Brands Manufacture (GBM), which makes PCBs and provides PCB assembly services, expects sales generated from its automotive product line to drive its revenue growth in 2013.

PCB backup board maker Aurona begins pilot runs at new plant in Taiwan

Jun 4, 15:01

PCB backup board maker Aurona Industries will begin pilot operations at its new plant in Taiwan soon and expects the new plant to gradually ramp up its capacity in the second half...

Taiwan PCB production value rises 3% in 2Q13, says IEK

Jun 3, 18:35

The production value of PCBs produced by Taiwan-based companies in Taiwan and China came to NT$119 billion (US$4 billion) in the second quarter of 2013, increasing 3% from the previous...

Prospects of HannStar Board, Gold Circuit moving upward in 2Q13

May 30, 12:04

Business prospects of notebook PCB makers HannStar Board and Gold Circuit Electronics will become more positive in the second quarter of 2013 due to improvements in capacity utilization...

PCB maker APCB looks to post record high revenues in May

May 29, 12:24

PCB maker Advanced Printed Circuit Board (APCB) is expected to see its revenues hit a new high in May due to improving capacity utilization rates of its plants in Taiwan, Thailand...

PCB firm Apex 2Q13 sales to rise over 10%

May 17, 14:13

Apex International, a Thailand-based PCB maker listed on the Taiwan stock market, is expected to report sales growth of more than 10% sequentially for the second quarter of 2013 on...

Drill bit maker Topoint sees net profits up over 27% on year in 1Q13

May 15, 12:28

Drill bit maker Topoint Technology has reported net profits of NT$59 million (US$1.98 million) for the first quarter of 2013, down 34.8% sequentially but up 27.2% on year. First-quarter...

PCB maker Tripod reports flat performance for 1Q13

May 9, 15:58

PCB maker Tripod Technology has reported revenues of NT$3.43 billion (US$116.27 million) for April, up 1.4% sequentially and 0.03% on year. For the first four months of 2013, revenues...

PCB maker Apex April revenues hit record high

May 8, 15:31

Apex International, a Thailand-based PCB maker listed on the Taiwan stock market, saw its revenues gain 12.4% on month and 43.6% on year to hit a record high of NT$577 million (US$19.5...

Drill bit maker Topoint April sales up

May 8, 14:47

Topoint Technology, which manufactures drill bits for the production of IC substrates and PCBs, has announced that consolidated revenues for April 2013 increased 10.9% sequentially...

PCB maker Unimicron remains cautious about 2Q13 prospects

May 2, 22:31

PCB manufacturer Unimicron Technology still remains cautious about its business outlook for the second quarter of 2013 after its revenues dropped 14% on quarter and 11% on year to...

Equipment supplier Csun expects strong 2Q13

Apr 30, 12:13

A rebound in orders lifted Csun Manufacturing's book-to-bill ratio to 1.52 at the end of the first quarter, indicating that the company's shipments and revenues will grow robustly...

Supply of any-layer PCBs to fall short in 2H13

Apr 29, 22:14

Global supply of any-layer HDI PCBs will likely struggle to keep up with demand in the second half of 2013, when the market for mobile devices enters its peak season, according to...

PCB inspection equipment maker Machvision reports strong earnings for 1Q13

Newswatch - Apr 24, 16:04

PCB and IC substrate inspection equipment maker Machvision has reported net profits of NT$50.5 million (US$1.69 million) for the first quarter of 2013, up 112.3% sequentially but...

PCB makers likely to ask for CCL price cuts on copper price falls

Apr 24, 15:47

Taiwan-based rigid and flexible PCB makers have reduced CCL (copper-clad laminate) procurement temporarily due to expected price drops arising from continual decreases in international...

Nanya PCB looks to flat performance in 2Q13

Apr 18, 14:35

Nanya PCB expects its sales to stay flat in the second quarter of 2013 after revenues dropped 10.1% sequentially and 13.1% on year to NT$6.54 billion (US$219.04 million) in the first...

Ichia to grow flexible PCB revenues in 2013

Apr 15, 23:46

Taiwan-based Ichia Technology expects to grow revenues generated from its flexible PCB (FPCB) business in 2013, on an improvement of its production yield rates.

Tripod, Apex March sales up

Apr 11, 21:46

PCB manufacturers Tripod Technology and Apex Circuit International have reported sequential increases in March revenues of about 14% and 8%, respectively.

PCB equipment makers Ampoc, Csun see order visibility extend to 3Q13

Apr 10, 22:09

PCB manufacturing equipment makers Ampoc Far East and Csun Manufacturing both are expected to see their revenues grow substantially in the second quarter as the two companies have...

PCB maker Unimicron 1Q13 sales fall more than 10%

Apr 10, 19:07

Consolidated revenues at Taiwan-based PCB manufacturer Unimicron Technology registered decreases of 16.5% sequentially and 10.7% on year in the first quarter of 2013.

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