Friday 24 November 2023
Global DRAM and NAND flash industry


Monday 30 October 2023
China-based YASC building SiC production capacity, luring automotive partnerships
Chinese silicon carbide (SiC) company YASC completed a CNY3.8 billion (US$519.3 million) financing round in June 2023, the highest private equity financing for SiC devices. YASC recently...
Monday 30 October 2023
Strong advanced process manufacturing buoys MSScorps 3Q23 gross margin
IC analysis and inspection lab Material Science Service (MSScorps) has seen a surge in materials analysis demand from semiconductor customers who are actively pursuing advanced process...
Wednesday 25 October 2023
Slow migration from China impacting Southeast Asia notebook supply chains
Slow migration from China impacting Southeast Asia notebook supply chains
As the trade war between China and the US continues to escalate, electronics manufacturers and suppliers...
Wednesday 25 October 2023
Chinese OSATs expanding production capacity in Jiangyin
Chinese OSATs such as JCET are expanding their capacity in the city of Jiangyin on China's east coast, according to industry sources. Their expansion focuses on advanced packaging.
Tuesday 24 October 2023
Foxconn seen not to easily reduce presence in China after tax probe
Foxconn Technology Group will not easily scale down its business deployments in China though it has come under tax probes and land use investigations by the Chinese authorities, and...
Friday 20 October 2023
Infineon signs multi-year chip supply contract with Hyundai, Kia
A multi-year supply deal for silicon carbide (SiC) and silicon (Si) power semiconductors has been struck by Infineon Technologies, Hyundai Motor Company, and Kia. Infineon will build...
Thursday 19 October 2023
Panel component suppliers aware of demand volatility in 4Q23
LCD panel component suppliers are aware of the volatility of demand in the fourth quarter of 2023, although overall operations in the second half of this year are expected to beat...
Tuesday 17 October 2023
Memory module houses brace for substantial cut in NAND wafer availability
As Samsung Electronics and other chipmakers substantially reduce their NAND flash wafer output, industry sources indicate that memory module manufacturers will have to compete on...
Thursday 12 October 2023
Chinese mature-node IC foundry Nexchip to expand production capacity
Nexchip Semiconductor, a Chinese mature-node IC foundry, has disclosed plans to produce an additional 10,000 wafers each month.
Thursday 5 October 2023
Micro LED supplier PlayNitride to expand production capacity by over 50% in 2024
With Micro LED applications diversifying their development, PlayNitride chairman Charles Li stated that not only do they have two to three new mass-production orders right now, but...
Wednesday 4 October 2023
Yageo to open new factory in 1Q24
Passive component maker Yageo is scheduled to enter volume production at the phase three facility of its factory site in the Dafa Industrial Park (Kaohsiung, Southern Taiwan) in the...
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...
Monday 2 October 2023
Ennostar eyes rapid surge in miniLED shipments for automotive apps in 2024-2025
Taiwan's leading LED manufacturer Ennostar has reported that downstream channel inventories have been successfully cleared, but there are no immediate signs of an uptick in demand...
Monday 2 October 2023
Memory chip vendors may struggle to profit by end-2023
Despite recent price increases for memory chips, major suppliers including Samsung Electronics, SK Hynix, Micron Technology, and Kioxia may still struggle to return to profitability...