Wednesday 6 September 2023
Optical component maker GSEO awaits recovery in smartphone market while also exploring other markets
As we enter the last month of the third quarter, Apple's highly-anticipated annual product launch event is on the horizon. With the iPhone 15 Pro Max set to be equipped with a periscope...
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 5 September 2023
Huawei goes against the grain and stocks up cell phone components
In the escalating trade tension between China and the United States, Huawei has been doubling down on its 5G mobile technology. According to industry insiders, Huawei has also been...
Tuesday 29 August 2023
Challenges stand for auto semiconductor spec standardization
There remain challenges in trying to standardize automotive semiconductor components.
Friday 25 August 2023
Notebook component suppliers land more short lead-time orders
Notebook component suppliers have observed a trend in which their customers increasingly opt for short lead-time orders as opposed to regular ones, according to industry sources....
Friday 18 August 2023
TXC upbeat about high-end quartz component demand
TXC is optimistic about high-end quartz crystal and crystal oscillator demand in the second half of 2023, thanks to the release of new smartphone models and AI device applications,...
Wednesday 16 August 2023
TAS gearing up production for US customer's new wearable
Taiwan-Asia Semiconductor (TAS, formerly Opto Tech) has secured sensor component orders for a US customer's wearable slated for launch in 2024, with volume production set to begin...
Tuesday 15 August 2023
Foxconn's investment in India to expand to CE and EV key component assembly
Foxconn has seen multi-fold growth in revenue, employee numbers, and investment since its expansion into India in 2005, says the company's chairman, Young Liu. While primarily focused...
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...
Tuesday 15 August 2023
TSMC should be able to keep its new overseas JV fabs profitable
Market observers view TSMC's overseas expansion strategy with skepticism, which also presents some opportunities for the pure-play foundry. Despite the fact that its wholly owned...
Thursday 10 August 2023
Prosemi: Implementing electronic component authentication and quality assurance
Over its 25-year history, Prosemi has become a trusted source for testing electronic components among some of the world's largest CEMs and OEMs. As the largest test house in Southeast...
Wednesday 9 August 2023
Weak demand hit Japanese electronic component makers in 2Q23
The high inventory level of finished products is currently suppressing the performance of Japanese electronic component manufacturers. In the period of April to June 2023, among the...
Tuesday 8 August 2023
Passive component inventory adjustment continues; suppliers rush to break into AI server supply chain
With the overall economy yet to improve and customer inventory adjustments continuing, passive component suppliers have called 2023 a year where "the slack season is slacking, but...
Tuesday 8 August 2023
With smartphone panels in a major funk, LCD and OLED each face their struggles
The smartphone market continues to be sluggish, leading to a lack of demand for panels. LCD suppliers face pressure from OLED's technical advantage, while OLED suppliers have to deal...
Friday 4 August 2023
Component makers see general-purpose server demand pick up in 2H23
Component suppliers encountered a lackluster increase in orders from general-purpose server customers in the first half of 2023; however, orders are anticipated to increase in the...
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Summary of Tech Supply Chain News!
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
Taiwan server industry experiences decline in 2023 revenues and shipments; poised to see growth in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research