Friday 3 May 2024
Japan takes ambitious action on advanced packaging technology to capture Chiplet and AI chip opportunities
The potential of advanced packaging technology to upgrade chip performance has attracted many Japanese equipment and material suppliers to allocate their resources in this highly...
Monday 29 January 2024
AI chip advancements fuel surge in Japanese semiconductor backend process materials
Amidst the rapid advancement in AI chip development, emerging technologies like chiplets are making semiconductor backend processes more intricate. As a result, the prices and profit...
Tuesday 31 October 2023
TSMC, Samsung lead the way in Taiwan invention patent applications
TSMC filed the most invention patent applications in Taiwan in the third quarter of 2023, with 443 cases, topping the domestic list for the same period for eight consecutive years,...
Thursday 13 July 2023
TSMC fab expansion in Taiwan critical for preserving supply chain advantage
The continuous expansion of TSMC's fab in Taiwan, home to the world's largest pure-play foundry, is essential for preserving the country's supply chain advantages, according to industry...
Friday 2 June 2023
Fujifilm set to expand production of advanced semiconductor materials in Taiwan
Japan's Fujifilm Holdings has disclosed plans to invest NT$3.38 billion (US$110 million) to bolster production of chemical mechanical planarization (CMP) slurry and lithography-related...
Wednesday 17 May 2023
Japan chipmaking materials supplier to set up new plant in Taiwan
Fujifilm Electronic Materials has announced a plan to set up a new plant in Hsinchu, northern Taiwan to produce advanced semiconductor materials.
Tuesday 22 December 2020
Major IC equipment, materials vendors deepening presence in Taiwan
Many international semiconductor equipment and materials suppliers have been stepping up investments or strengthening deployments in Taiwan seeking to better serve TSMC's ecosystem...
Monday 14 November 2016
Fujifilm to open new plant for advanced IC materials in Taiwan
Fujifilm has announced that its semiconductor business subsidiary, Fujifilm Electronic Materials, will launch the operation of its third plant in Taiwan in late November. The new...
Tuesday 17 January 2012
Taiwan ODMs considering cash only transactions with Kodak
As Kodak is facing bankruptcy crisis, rumors about the company filing lawsuits against Apple, High Tech Computer (HTC) and Fujifilm as a last resort to help its financial situation,...
Friday 18 March 2011
Taiwan market: Fujifilm launches FinePix X100 professional digital camera
Fujifilm on March 17 unveiled FinePix X100, a digital camera catering to professional photographers, for immediate launch in the Taiwan market at a recommended retail price of NT$39,990...
Thursday 30 December 2010
Consumer demand for 3D digital cameras expected to rise in 2011
Although digital camera vendors such as Fujifilm, Sony and Panasonic have all launched models that support 3D image capture and are pushing them in high-end markets, sources from...
Thursday 14 October 2010
Polarizer makers facing rising raw material prices
Taiwan-based polarizer makers including BenQ Materials, Chi Mei Materials Technology (CMMT) and Optimax Technology are facing rising production costs due to the sharp appreciation...
Monday 5 October 2009
Altek, Ability Enterprise may receive Fujifilm DSC orders for India
Japan-based vendor Fujifilm, which is beefing up sales promotion of its digital cameras in India to hike its market share from the present 5% to 15% as soon as possible, may release...
Wednesday 12 August 2009
Altek expects record shipments of digital cameras in September
Taiwan-based digital camera maker Altek began shipments to new client Fujifilm in July and expects its total monthly shipment volume to increase to a record of three million units...