Friday 8 December 2023
TSMC: uncertainties remain in 2024 amid high inflation and rising costs
TSMC held the 2023 Supply Chain Management Forum on December 7th and presented the 2023 TSMC Excellent Performance Award. TSMC stated that the global supply chain is facing challenges...
Wednesday 6 December 2023
As inflation and wars rage, notebook sales in Dubai remain unaffected
Recent geopolitical tensions and high inflation have had little impact on Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as Michele Montecchio, general manager of Acer Middle East, noted...
Tuesday 31 October 2023
Mobile phone market to resume growth in 2024
Global mobile phone sales are expected to fall below 1.2 billion units in 2023, a new low in ten years, due to gloomy consumer sentiment following the pandemic, Chinese market saturation,...
Monday 2 October 2023
Taiwanese firms struggle to divest factories in China
In the face of a prolonged downturn in the electronics industry and mounting pressures arising from the US-China tech rivalry, numerous Taiwanese companies have opted to divest their...
Wednesday 13 September 2023
China's lithium battery firms set up shop in the US despite IRA 2022
The tax incentives of the US Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (IRA) are luring lithium battery supply chains to swiftly set up shop in the country, gradually disrupting the initial...
Wednesday 13 September 2023
Apple unveils latest iPhones and faster Apple Watches, maintaining stable prices amid global inflation and Chinese uncertainties
Apple announced its latest iPhone 15 models and upgraded versions for its Apple Watches. Apple's decision to maintain most of its latest smartphone prices stable implies a cautious...
Friday 25 August 2023
Notebook price cuts to stay fierce until end-2023
The current market for notebooks is witnessing intense price reductions initiated by both retailers and brand vendors, a trend that is anticipated to persist until the end of this...
Thursday 24 August 2023
Taiwan market: Handset unit sales to rebound in September
Monthly unit sales of handsets in Taiwan are expected to rebound and rise above 400,000 units starting in September, thanks to the forthcoming launches of new models by Apple, Samsung,...
Tuesday 22 August 2023
Global smartphone shipments to hit decade low in 2023
According to Counterpoint Research, 2023 is on track to be the worst year for global smartphone shipments in ten years.
Tuesday 18 July 2023
With weak mobile phone market and high inflation, Largan is not optimistic about 2023 despite securing major lens order
Currently, the main lens suppliers for Apple's iPhone are Taiwan's Largan and GSEO. Since Largan mainly supplies high-end lenses, its quarterly earnings call is widely considered...
Friday 16 June 2023
Wistron steps up global manufacturing deployments
Wistron will be aggressively advancing its worldwide manufacturing deployments in response to geopolitical shifts, according to Simon Lin, chairman for the Taiwan-based ODM company...
Tuesday 13 June 2023
VIS sees modest economic recovery but more variables in 2H23
Specialty IC foundry Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) anticipates a modest economic recovery in the second half of 2023, but variables such as rising inflation and interest...
Friday 9 June 2023
Graphics add-in board market continues its correction
Unit shipments in the add-in board (AIB) market declined 12.6% sequentially and 38.2% year-over-year to 6.3 million units in the first quarter of 2023, according to a new research...
Wednesday 10 May 2023
Thinking Electronic expects gradual recovery in passive component market
A gradual recovery is expected to take place in the passive component market in the second half of 2023, according to circuit protection device specialist Thinking Electronic Indus...
Thursday 4 May 2023
Nanya revenue increases for 2nd consecutive month
DRAM maker Nanya Technology's revenue increased for the second consecutive month in April.
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