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  • Last update: Monday 20 April 2015 [209 news items]

PTI 2Q09 sales expected to rise 10-15% sequentially

Newswatch - May 6, 11:40

Memory packaging and testing specialist Powertech Technology (PTI) has estimated revenues for the second quarter are likely to grow 10-15% sequentially. Overall utilization rate for...

PTI 1Q09 gross margin beats expectation

Apr 30, 11:17

Powertech Technology (PTI), a Taiwan-based memory packaging and testing house, has announced that gross margin for the first quarter of 2009 was 19.3%, beating market watchers' earlier...

PTI chairman DK Tsai

ASE and SPIL 2Q09 revenues to grow over 30%

Apr 27, 16:25

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) and Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) will likely enjoy revenue growth of more than 30% sequentially in the second quarter of 2009,...

Toshiba defers equipment delivery to PTI

Apr 16, 11:50

Toshiba has delayed the delivery of backend equipment that it has promised to sell to outsourcing partner Powertech Technology (PTI), sparking speculation that the Japanese company...

PTI welcomes Taiwan Memory-Eplida partnership, share prices jump

Apr 2, 14:25

Powertech Technology (PTI), a major memory backend supplier for chipmaker Elpida Memory, has expressed welcome to news that the Japanese client has been selected as a technology partner...

PTI chairman DK Tsai

Kingston mulling investment in Eplida; PTI already commits

Mar 25, 15:46

Memory-module maker Kingston Technology is mulling plans to invest in an Elpida Memory subsidiary that has already seen Powertech Technology (PTI) commit an investment of five billion...

PTI utilization slides to 70% for 1Q, expected to rebound in 2Q

Mar 24, 17:10

Powertech Technology (PTI) has said that its overall capacity utilization has fallen to around 70% for the current quarter, and ASPs (average selling prices) for both packaging and...

ChipMOS diversifying customer base to minimize impact from Spansion insolvency

Mar 20, 12:22

Taiwan's ChipMOS Technologies is looking to diversify its memory customer base, while having lowered its dependence on Spansion significantly, according to company sources. The IC...

Kingston says no plan to invest in TMC

Mar 17, 15:10

Kingston Technology has dismissed speculation that it plans to acquire 5-10% of a new DRAM company that the Taiwan government is setting up, saying it would not commit itself to investing...

Kingston to invest in Taiwan Memory, says paper

Newswatch - Mar 16, 12:29

Kingston Technology may take up a 10% stake in Taiwan Memory, the new DDRAM company that the Taiwan government is planning, the Chinese-language Commercial Times reported...

Most IC backend service suppliers see siginificant growth in February

Mar 9, 16:44

Most packaging and testing houses, including Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) and Siliconware Precision Industry (SPIL), saw significant increases in sales in February, thanks...

KYEC and PTI claim no affect from Spansion bankruptcy filing

Mar 3, 15:24

Taiwan's memory packaging and testing houses King Yuan Electronics Company (KYEC) and Powertech Technology Incorporated (PTI) have filed statements via the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE)...

Toshiba reportedly to dispose of PTI shares

Feb 11, 15:56

Toshiba is considering the disposal of around 3.79 million Powertech Technology (PTI) shares on the open market beginning February 12, in order to raise its cash on hand, according...

PTI 1Q09 sales to fall over 25% amid lower utilization

Feb 6, 17:09

Memory packaging and testing house Powertech Technology (PTI) has estimated that its packaging and testing utilization rates will go down to 75% and 65%, respectively, in the first...

PTI chairman DK Tsai

Memory packaging and testing house PTI posts 8.9% net profit drop in 4Q08

Stockwatch - Jan 22, 17:02

Powertech Technology (PTI), a Taiwan-based memory packaging and testing house, generated unaudited revenues of NT$8.04 billion (US$239.6 million) in the fourth quarter of 2008, up...

ProMOS continues to sell assets

Jan 20, 16:46

Packaging and testing house Powertech Technology (PTI) has announced via a filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) that it has acquired wafer testing equipment worth approximately...

PTI gross margins to fall 2-5pp in 1Q09, but will remain profitable

Jan 19, 15:56

Powertech Technology (PTI) has estimated first-quarter gross margins will slide to 15-18%, down from 20% in the fourth quarter of 2008. Meanwhile, the company will likely see revenues...

DRAM production cutbacks lead to lower utilization at packaging and testing firms in early 2009

Jan 7, 17:08

Memory IC packaging and testing houses ChipMOS Technologies, Formosa Advanced Technologies Company (FATC), Power ASE Technology and United Test and Assembly Center (UTAC) are said...

PTI revenues to slide due to memory production cutback

Jan 5, 13:49

Memory packaging and testing house Powertech Technology (PTI) may experience a sequential sales drop of 20-25% in the first quarter of 2009, as a result of DRAM production cutbacks,...

ProMOS sells backend equipment to PTI

Stockwatch - Dec 25, 12:47

ProMOS Technologies announced via a filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) that the company's equipment for backend packaging and testing has been partly acquired by packaging...

ProMOS to sell 12-inch equipment; phasing out 8-inch production

Dec 10, 01:20

ProMOS Technologies plans to sell part of the machinery equipment located at its 12-inch fabs. The company also announced plans to gradually phase out of commodity DRAM production...

ProMOS chairman ML Chen

Memory industry trapped in a vicious circle, says PTI chairman

Dec 9, 17:18

Powertech Technology (PTI) chairman DK Tsai has expressed his concern over the memory market, foreseeing worsened conditions in the first quarter of 2009. The memory industry is trapped...

PTI chairman DK

Packaging and testing houses see weaker NOR flash sales in 4Q

Newswatch - Dec 8, 16:16

Memory packaging and testing houses ChipMOS Technologies and King Yuan Electronics Company (KYEC) have estimated that sales contributions from NOR flash will slide sequentially in...

PTI acquires land for expansion despite global economic woes

Newswatch - Nov 20, 10:37

Packaging and testing house Powertech Technology (PTI) has injected NT$327 million (US$9.79 million) to acquire land, according to a company filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange...

UMC and ASE willing to seek partnerships in 2009 while TSMC, PTI and SPIL have no merger plans

Nov 3, 12:05

With the semiconductor market expected to shrink in 2009, the market may see more strategic alliances and consolidation. Commenting on merger potential in the industry, Taiwan semiconductor...

PTI chairman: Memory industry may not recover until 2Q09

Oct 31, 17:05

Powertech Technology (PTI) chairman, DK Tsai, has forecast that memory industry will continue to decline for at least two more quarters. Competition in the industry is expected to...


PTI to have record September sales with Kingston's strong orders; expects flat or increasing sales in 4Q

Oct 6, 15:23

Powertech Technology (PTI) has reported September sales of NT$2.7 billion (US$83.5 million), a company record, thanks to support from its largest shareholder Kingston Technology,...

Power ASE leads in 1H08 profitability

Sep 1, 12:14

Despite a listless memory industry status in 2008, Power ASE Technology managed to maintain its gross margin above 40% in the first half of 2008 thanks to aggressive expansion of...

ASE denies forming joint venture agreement with Toshiba

Stockwatch - Aug 5, 01:05

In response to a Chinese-language Commercial Times article stating that the ASE Group will be forming a backend joint-venture with Toshiba, Advanced Semiconductor Engineering...

Memory outlook still weak in 2H08, says PTI

Aug 1, 16:52

Powertech Technology (PTI) company chairman DK Tsai said, during a July 31 investors conference, that memory pricing for both DRAM and NAND flash, although unlikely to see a sharp...


Tera Probe-PTI joint venture to start operation in September

Jul 31, 14:31

Powertech Technology (PTI) and Tera Probe expect their new joint venture, announced in June, to start operation in September with targeted sales of NT$750 million (US$24.5 million)...

PSC to see Kingston, PTI and ASE subscribe to its corporate bonds

Jul 30, 01:15

DRAM maker Powerchip Semiconductor Corporation (PSC) has revealed that memory module maker Kingston Technology will join packaging and testing houses Powertech Technology Incorporated...

PTI expected to see slower 3Q growth

Jul 16, 01:05

Packaging and testing house Powertech Technology Incorporated (PTI) expects demand to pick up in the third quarter during the high season although sequential growth will only be 3-5%,...

Tera Probe and PTI form joint venture in Taiwan

Jun 30, 12:28

Tera Probe announced on June 27 that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Powertech Technology (PTI) on the establishment of a joint venture company, TeraPower Technology,...

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