Wednesday 10 July 2024
Taiwan AI server export value grows significantly
According to customs export figures released on July 9 by the Ministry of Finance, in June 2024, the export value of ICT and audiovisual products reached US$10.7 billion, marking...
Wednesday 26 June 2024
Indian electronic component production value set to surge fivefold by 2030
Due to government policy, India's electronics and component production values are expected to grow fivefold by the end of the decade. However, challenges remain as India still relies...
Wednesday 26 June 2024
NewPower Worldwide secures top rankings as #1 independent distributor and #10 global distributor
NewPower Worldwide, a leader in the distribution of electronic components and finished goods, has proudly announced its latest achievement as being named the #1 Independent Distributor...
Tuesday 25 June 2024
LG and Hyundai team up for automotive electronics
Hyundai Motor Group and LG Electronics are teaming up as they shift from home appliances to automotive electronics.
Friday 31 May 2024
WPG chairman shares insights into M&A and industrial holding strategies
Merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions in Taiwan grew 12% year-on-year in 2023 to 131 cases and may continue hitting another new high in 2024. Simon Huang, chairman of WPG...
Monday 27 May 2024
Generative AI fuels Nvidia chip sales, shifts Taiwan's export dynamics
Generative AI has ignited a boom in Nvidia chip sales, with DRAM manufacturers offering HBM products also seeing a surge in orders.
Wednesday 31 January 2024
Japan lists MLCC as critical to economic security
The Japanese government has announced that advanced electronic components such as multilayer ceramic capacitors (MLCCs) will be included in a list of categories deemed critical for...
Friday 13 October 2023
Japan plans to include electronic components like MLCC as economic security subsidy items
The Japanese government, in consideration of economic security, has designated 11 specific key materials that will be subsidized by the government for equipment investments and R&D...
Wednesday 26 July 2023
Yageo expects AI server boom to bring long-term biz opportunities
Taiwan's top passive components maker Yageo has delivered a cautious sales outlook for the third quarter of the year, with terminal market demand recovery still in low gear, but the...
Tuesday 20 June 2023
Sourceability uses big data to help customers navigate channels for electronic components and business opportunities
Cloud service platforms form part of the key strategy for emerging semiconductor distributors to succeed with new business models. Sourceability, relying on its Sourcengine platform...
Tuesday 23 May 2023
Taiwan electronic component export orders continue slide
Electronic components, notably semiconductors, remain a significant source of Taiwanese exports, despite the country seeing its sixth consecutive month of on-year decreases in electronic...
Thursday 13 April 2023
III-V semiconductor suppliers & IC inspection labs poised to embrace LEO satellite business
With its importance significantly highlighted during the Russia-Ukraine war, low-earth orbit (LEO) satellite communications will usher in enormous business opportunities for III-V...
Friday 3 February 2023
WPG sees customer inventories return to normal by 2Q23
Inventories at downstream system makers are expected to return to healthy levels in the second quarter of 2023, but those at upstream components suppliers will take more time to digest...
Monday 30 January 2023
Financial projections for electronic components go in two opposite directions
The smartphone market is shrinking while the demand for automotive and industrial application has increased. These two major trends will determine the FY2022 (2022/04-2023/03) revenue...
Thursday 3 November 2022
Yageo to expand sensor biz through acquisitions
Taiwan's top passive components vendor Yageo will add sensing solutions to its product lines by acquiring sensor business units of two European makers in October, demonstrating the...