Monday 27 November 2023
NAFCO highlights the recovery momentum in the aerospace sector
The global aviation industry faces challenges in meeting the demand for new planes due to supply chain issues when demand roared back after the pandemic. Boeing and Airbus project...
Wednesday 22 November 2023
Second-tier optical component suppliers shifting away from mass-market devices
The growing demand for specialty optical components and automotive lenses has prompted second-tier optical component vendors to exit the massive smartphone industry.
Friday 3 November 2023
Darfon sees PC demand rebound
As PC inventory levels return to normalcy and keyboard demand recovers, Darfon Electronics projects double-digit growth for its IT-related business. Additionally, the regular bike...
Friday 27 October 2023
Yageo generates more revenue from automotive
Self-driving cars are the industry's future trend, and Yageo has seen sales from the automotive sector increase as a percentage of company revenue to over 25%, according to the passive...
Monday 23 October 2023
Ichia to see over 70% of 2023 revenue come from automotive sector
Ichia Technologies, a provider of mechanism integration components and flexible PCBs (FPCB), anticipates that automotive product sales will account for more than 70% of its total...
Thursday 19 October 2023
Walsin continues to see demand for automotive, communication passive components grow
Automotive applications are expected to drive major passive components makers' growth in 2023. Taiwan-based Walsin Technology estimated that the number of global EV charging stations...
Thursday 19 October 2023
Panel component suppliers aware of demand volatility in 4Q23
LCD panel component suppliers are aware of the volatility of demand in the fourth quarter of 2023, although overall operations in the second half of this year are expected to beat...
Wednesday 11 October 2023
Quartz component maker TXC sees EV apps as major growth driver beyond 2023
Taiwan's leading quartz crystal component manufacturer, TXC Corp, traditionally known for its focus on consumer electronics applications, is making significant strides in the automotive...
Thursday 5 October 2023
Smart glasses and headsets to bring optical component industry boom
Meta's latest AI products include second gen smart glasses that can answer questions, co branded with Ray-Ban, along with Quest 3 VR headsets and robots capable of producing realistic...
Wednesday 4 October 2023
Taiwan's strategic response to achieve self-sufficiency in drone component production
Most critical drone components are currently sourced from China due to cost considerations, leaving little room for global competition.
Wednesday 4 October 2023
Yageo to open new factory in 1Q24
Passive component maker Yageo is scheduled to enter volume production at the phase three facility of its factory site in the Dafa Industrial Park (Kaohsiung, Southern Taiwan) in the...
Tuesday 26 September 2023
800G will go mainstream, but when? Taiwanese component suppliers differ in observations
Thanks to the AI boom and the momentum of data center upgrades driven by the US infrastructure initiatives, optical communication companies believe that silicon photonics (SiPh) technology...
Thursday 21 September 2023
Yangtze Memory reportedly exploring Chinese alternatives to US-made equipment components
Chinese NAND flash memory maker Yangtze Memory is reportedly strengthening ties with domestic equipment providers to supplant US-made equipment parts and components in its manufacturing...
Monday 18 September 2023
Taiwanese suppliers see automotive safety component orders rise again
As the automotive industry gets out of the downturn, sales have grown steadily. Taiwan-based automotive safety parts suppliers Iron Force Industrial Co. and Orange Electronic both...
Thursday 14 September 2023
Universal USB-C requirement boon to Taiwan supply chains
As expected, Apple has adopted the USB Type-C port for all devices in its iPhone 15 lineup. According to supply chain sources, due to the European Union (EU) requiring all electronic...
Summary of Tech Supply Chain News!
Taiwan IPC makers pushing integrated services to boost profits and to see revenues grow in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research
Global smartphone shipments hit 2023 peak in 4Q23, but decelerate in 1Q24 due to seasonality, says DIGITIMES Research
Meet the analyst: Operating system in AI era will be king, says DIGITIMES Research