Tuesday 24 March 2020
CCL firm EMC posts sharp profit rise in 2019
Elite Material (EMC) saw its net profits climb 85% in 2019 to NT$3.245 billion (US$107.09 million) on revenues of NT$24.86 billion, thanks partly to upgrades in PCB materials demanded...
Monday 9 March 2020
CCL makers post revenue gains for February despite outbreak
Little impacted by the coronavirus outbreak, most Taiwan-based CCL makers saw their February revenues register significant on-year increases thanks to strong shipments pull-in momentum...
Wednesday 26 February 2020
HDI PCB makers see normal shipments to handset vendors in 1Q20
Taiwan-based HDI PCB specialists have sustained normal production and robust shipments for handset mainboard applications in line with strong customer demand despite the coronavirus...
Monday 24 February 2020
PCB makers with plants in Hubei calm about further delay in production resumption
Taiwan-based PCB makers with manufacturing operations in China's Hubei province, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, have stayed calm about further postponement of production...
Friday 7 February 2020
Taiwan CCL makers uncertain about 1Q20 prospect
Taiwan-based CCL makers have expressed uncertainty about their first-quarter revenues as the coronavirus impacts on customer orders and the supply chain can hardly be assessed at...
Tuesday 7 January 2020
Taiwan CCL makers to see strong 1Q20 on 5G commercialization
Taiwan-based CCL makers are expected to see stronger-than-expected shipment momentum in the fourth-quarter 2019 persist into the first quarter of 2020 thanks to robust demand for...
Friday 27 December 2019
CCL makers poised to reap 5G application opportunities in 2020
Taiwan-based CCL makers including Elite Material, Taiwan Union Technology, Iteq and Ventec International have raced to send high-frequency, high speed CCL samples to clients for validation...
Thursday 28 November 2019
CCL firm EMC gearing up for 5G handset application orders
As motherboard upgrades at 5G smartphones are gaining momentum, Taiwan-based CCL maker is poised to compete with Japanese peer Panasonic to benefit more from the first wave of 5G...
Friday 1 November 2019
CCL maker EMC posts record 3Q19 profit
CCL maker Elite Material (EMC) has reported its net profits climbed 47.3% from a year earlier to hit a record high of NT$960 million (US$31.5 million) in the third quarter of 2019...
Monday 7 October 2019
EMC upbeat about 4Q19
Taiwan's leading CCL maker Elite Material (EMC) expects significant revenues for fourth-quarter 2019, bolstered by encouraging sales of iPhone 11, according to industry soruces.
Monday 26 August 2019
CCL makers keen on capacity expansion to brace for 5G-driven demand
With CCL (copper clad laminate) deemed as the most crucial material for high-end PCBs for 5G applications, major CCL makers in Taiwan and China are actively proceeding with capacity...
Friday 23 August 2019
PCB makers to gain from enlarged mainboards for 5G smartphones
As mainboards for 5G smartphones will surely be enlarged significantly to accommodate many more RF (radio frequency) modules, Taiwan-based PCB makers including Zhen Ding Technology,...
Friday 9 August 2019
CCL makers poised to gain from AMD PCIe 4.0 server CPU launch
As AMD has newly launched second-generation EPYC processors, dubbed Rome 7002 series, as the world's first 7nm x86 server CPUs that support PCIe 4.0, Taiwan-based CCL makers ITEQ...
Monday 22 July 2019
PCB supply chain upgrading tech specs for 5G smartphones
Taiwan PCB makers, boasting a significant presence in the supply chain of Apple, are quietly gearing up for specs upgrades on their products to support 5G smartphones, according to...
Monday 29 April 2019
EMC obtains major SLP CCL orders for iPhone
Elite Material (EMC) reportedly will replace Panasonic as a major supplier of copper-clad laminates (CCL) for Apple's 2019 iPhone series.