Friday 12 April 2024
IC distributors see industrial and automotive chip inventory adjustments continue
Inventory adjustments for industrial and automotive chips are still in progress, while those for other applications have returned to normal levels, according to sources at IC distr...
Monday 1 April 2024
IC distributor GMI expects growth to resume in 2024
IC distributor GMI Technology is upbeat about its market outlook for 2024, attributing it to promising destocking progress and the PC industry's focus on AI products.
Wednesday 20 March 2024
Topco expects silicone and heat dissipation material demand to rise
Topco Technologies is optimistic about the demand for heat-dissipation materials and silicone.
Thursday 14 March 2024
IC distributor ANStek sees strong orders for 5G communication
Taiwan-based Answer Technology (ANStek), which primarily distributes ICs for niche-market applications, has seen increased orders for 5G communication devices and good progress in...
Wednesday 13 March 2024
WPG optimistic about CPU and memory chip demand
IC distributor WPG Holdings sees a bright outlook for GPU and memory chips in 2024, driven by AI servers and other device applications.
Monday 5 February 2024
WT Group gets US$1.9 billion syndicated loan for acquisition
WT Group, the fourth-largest semiconductor component distributor in the world, has signed a contract with banks to obtain half of the capital needed to acquire its Canadian counterpart,...
Thursday 1 February 2024
WT Micro sees AI server application orders generate more revenue
IC distributor WT Microelectronics anticipates that revenue generated from orders related to AI server applications will more than double year-on-year in the first quarter of 2024,...
Thursday 18 January 2024
Advanced packaging continues to boost high-end material demand
According to sources at IC packaging material distributors, advanced packaging and heterogeneous integration are driving demand for high-end materials.
Friday 12 January 2024
WPG's 4Q23 revenue smashes company guidance
IC distributor WPG reported revenue slid 2.1% sequentially but increased 3.9% year on year to NT$183.38 billion (US$5.91 billion) in the fourth quarter of 2023. The results came above...
Friday 15 December 2023
AI and automotive drive optimism for IC distributors in 4Q23
As inventory adjustments continue across the supply chain, and inventories gradually return to normal levels across different applications, IC distributors feel cautiously optimistic...
Wednesday 29 November 2023
IC distributors still seeing sluggish demand from Chinese telecom sector
According to sources at IC distributors, telecom operators in China are postponing the commencement of their bidding processes and slowing the expansion of their infrastructure build-ups...
Tuesday 28 November 2023
Audix eyes modest growth in 2024, driven by smartphone and automotive opportunities
OEM and distribution company Audix has seen a slump in performance beginning in the second half of 2022 due to ongoing inventory adjustments and geopolitical instability from the...
Tuesday 28 November 2023
IC distributors find their niche as US targets China's AI chip industry
US export restrictions aimed at curbing China's development in advanced semiconductors have hit the field of AI. With huge untapped potential in the AI market, distributors in the...
Thursday 23 November 2023
PC market has bottom out, says IC distributor GMI
The PC market is bottoming out and will start recovering in the fourth quarter of 2023, according to IC distributor GMI Technology, which also expressed optimism about demand for...
Thursday 16 November 2023
Semiconductor industry to pick up as early as 3Q24, says Edom
IC distributor Edom Technology expects demand in the semiconductor industry will pick up as early as the third quarter of 2024.