Wednesday 10 April 2024
Japanese firms witness highest equipment investment surge in 35 years, fueled by AI semiconductor boom
The average growth of equipment investments by Japanese enterprises is projected to reach 8.5% during fiscal 2024 (April 2024-March 2025), marking the highest surge since 1989, according...
Monday 17 April 2023
Japan keen on building chiplet technology and ecosystem
While the Intel-initiated Universal Chiplet Interconnect Express (UCIe) consortium has attracted many participants, Japan's academic and industry players are also stepping up efforts...
Friday 14 April 2023
Kyocera to acquire land in Japan for new US$466 million plant project
Kyocera has reached a deal to acquire about 37 acres or land for building a new smart factory at the Minami Isahaya Industrial Park in Isahaya City, Nagasaki Prefecture, according...
Thursday 9 February 2023
Kyocera's 3 trillion yen revenue plan targets semiconductor equipment and EV components
Japanese electronic component maker Kyocera has proposed a plan to nearly double the company's equipment investment for the next fiscal year, with an emphasis on chipmaking equipment...
Friday 30 December 2022
Kyocera to invest US$ 9.8 billion to expand production in semiconductors and electronics components
Japan's Kyocera will be expanding its investment in equipment and R&D for semiconductors and electronic components for the next three fiscal years (2023/4-2026/3). The total capital...
Wednesday 21 December 2022
Kyocera to expand with new plant in Japan
Kyocera has announced plans to build a new manufacturing plant in Isahaya, Japan's Nagasaki prefecture, to advance its business expansion goals.
Wednesday 1 December 2021
Nichidenbo upbeat about passive component demand in 2022
Taiwan-based Nichidenbo, which distributes capacitors, MLCCs and other passive components for vendors such as Nippon Chemi-Con and Samsung Electro-Mechanics (Semco), has expressed...
Tuesday 1 June 2021
Quartz component vendor TXC returns to Apple supply chain
Quartz component supplier TXC has returned to the list of Apple's top 200 suppliers for 2020 thanks to its strong competitiveness in manufacturing technology, quality management and...
Monday 19 April 2021
Quartz component demand promising
The outlook for quartz components will be postive over the next 1-3 years, thanks to strong demand for automotive electronics, 5G and Wi-Fi 6 applications, according to industry so...
Wednesday 18 November 2020
LTCC device maker ACX to ready new capacity in 3Q21
Advanced Ceramic X (ACX), which specializes in LTCC (low-temperature co-fired ceramic) modules, has disclosed plans to build additional capacity that will come online in the third...
Wednesday 13 November 2019
Nan Ya set to expand ABF substrate capacity in 2020
Nan Ya PCB has disclosed plans to invest an additional US$48 million in its factory in Kunshan, China, where the Taiwan-based company will expand ABF substrate production capacity...
Thursday 22 November 2018
Leadframe maker Jih Lin gearing up for capacity expansion
Taiwan-based leadframe supplier Jih Lin Technology has established a new headquarters in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan, and is looking to build additional production capacities at its...
Thursday 18 October 2018
Kyocera, Murata reportedly to expand MLCC production capacities
Kyocera and Murata both reportedly plan to expand their MLCC production capacities in Japan.
Thursday 1 October 2015
Digitimes Research: Startup UPQ, Sony, Kyocera highlights of Japan portable CE market in 3Q15
Japan's portable consumer electronics market in the third quarter of 2015 was highlighted by the rise of innovative startup UPQ, Sony's introduction of H.ear headsets, and Kyocera's...
Friday 26 September 2014
KMX asks US to re-define PV products subject to anti-dumping, anti-subsidization tariffs
Kyocera Mexicana S.A. de C.V. (KMX), a Mexico-based wholly-owned PV module subsidiary of Japan-based Kyocera, has asked the US Department of Commerce (DOC) to re-define the PV products...