Wednesday 6 September 2023
Chinese SiC crystal growth factories landing long-term contracts from first-tier customers
China's SiC crystal growth industry is witnessing exponential growth this year. Several factories have agreed to long-term partnerships with big-name international companies. The...
Tuesday 15 August 2023
Auto chip prices unlikely to drop in Europe
Automotive-grade IC prices are unlikely to drop in the short term, as production costs are rising and major European suppliers are increasing investments in expanding their manufacturing...
Thursday 13 July 2023
LG Electronics targets KRW20 trillion in automotive component sales by 2030
Automotive electronics will drive LG Electronics' growth in the coming years. The company announced on July 12 that it aims to reach KRW20 trillion in car component segment revenue...
Monday 10 July 2023
Chinese, South Korean suppliers rising as automotive component demand changes
Demand for car components is transforming thanks to automotive electrification and widespread driver-assisted technologies. The situation has caused changes in the top automotive...
Tuesday 30 May 2023
AI to drive rugged PC sales, says Getac
Getac Technology is optimistic about the rugged PC market growth this year, citing AI-driven demand in enterprise digital transformation solutions.
Thursday 20 April 2023
Tier-1 automotive suppliers see recent EV price cuts as a localized concern
Tesla cut prices for electric vehicles sold in China, Japan, and South Korea earlier this year, and has recently initiated price cuts in additional markets including Germany, France,...
Thursday 16 March 2023
Foxconn to see automotive component sales boost in 2023
Hon Hai Precision Industry (Foxconn) expects to see its automotive product line generate revenue between NT$50 billion (US$1.63 billion) and NT$100 billion in 2023, up from NT$20...
Friday 24 February 2023
Taiwanese makers gearing up for automotive mmWave radar boom
With Tesla likely to reintroduce mmWave radar into its sensing system, Taiwanese firms such as Cubtek and Wistron NeWeb (WNC) are bracing for a market boom.
Thursday 8 December 2022
IKKA-KY acquisition of Sol-Plus to spur automotive revenue growth
Car component manufacturer IKKA-KY expects its acquisition of Japan-based Sol-Plus earlier this year will help with automotive revenue growth in 2023, according to company chairman...
Friday 23 September 2022
Automotive component and module suppliers mull price hike
Automotive component and module suppliers intend to raise their prices to reflect rising materials costs and other expenses, according to industry sources. Price increases are expected...
Thursday 15 September 2022
Automotive component suppliers warn of potential overbooking by clients
Sources from automotive component suppliers have warned of potential overbooking by car vendors, judging from the easing of related IC shortages.
Tuesday 26 July 2022
Young Optics gearing up for metaverse device boom
Optical component and module maker Young Optics expects to kick off shipments for metaverse device applications between the end of 2022 and early 2023.
Friday 15 July 2022
Flexium expects order momentum to pick up in 2H22
Flexible PCB specialist Flexium Interconnect expects the robust developments in the 5G/6G, smart appliances, automotive electronics and AR/VR sectors to ramp up its order momentum...
Tuesday 5 July 2022
CFTC upbeat about automotive component demand
Precision stamping parts maker China Fineblanking Technology (CFTC) expects its automotive component sales to continue growing and drive the company's revenue growth in the second...
Thursday 2 June 2022
IC backend plants in Shanghai to see capacity utilization rebound
Taiwan-based IC backend houses with plant operations in Shanghai are expected to see their plant capacity utilization rates rebound to 90% between June and July as COVID lockdown...