Monday 18 December 2023
Viking Tech to form cooperation with French tier-1 supplier for auto components
Taiwan-based passive component maker Viking Tech has seen over 53% of its revenues generated by automotive-related products in recent years and is currently in talks with a France-based...
Wednesday 21 June 2023
Walsin is more optimistic for 2023, counting on automotive sales
Passive component supplier Walsin Technology has said it is more optimistic about its business prospects for 2023 than it was a year earlier, with automotive revenue to account for...
Tuesday 18 April 2023
Leatec steps up deployment in EV sector
Leatec Fine Ceramics, a Taiwan-based dedicated maker of aluminum and ceramic substrates needed for manufacturing chip resistors, has stepped up its deployment in the EV sector.
Wednesday 12 April 2023
Yageo 1Q23 revenue up, Walsin down
Passive components supplier Yageo saw its first-quarter 2023 revenue decline 9.4% sequentially while Walsin Technology's revenue grew 4.4% quarter-on-quarter.
Wednesday 5 October 2022
Passive component inventory digestion slow
Passive component inventory digestion has been slow amid sluggish demand and the period of correction is expected to extend, according to industry sources.
Friday 2 September 2022
Chip resistor maker Ever Ohms looks to automotive for growth
Chip resistor supplier Ever Ohms Technology, which debuted its shares on the main board of the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) on September 1, has said that sales generated from the...
Tuesday 30 August 2022
Commodity MLCC, chip resistor inventory swelling
Passive component makers have seen their commodity MLCC and chip resistor inventory swell since the second half of this year, as a result of sluggish demand for consumer electronics...
Thursday 4 August 2022
Chip resistor maker Ever Ohms to list on Taiwan bourse
Chip resistor supplier Ever Ohms Technology is set to trade its shares on the main board of the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) in September 2022, and the company expects its 2022 revenues...
Friday 11 February 2022
Yageo, Walsin see double-digit revenue gains in January
MLCC and chip resistor suppliers Yageo and Walsin Technology have seen their clients in the Greater China market resume shipment pull-ins since late December, enabling their January...
Wednesday 8 September 2021
Yageo capacity utilization stays above 90%
Yageo continues to utilize more than 90% of its production capacity for MLCC and chip resistors, as order momentum remains healthy despite shipment pull-in by clients more or less...
Friday 20 August 2021
Yageo to cut chip resistor prices by 10-15%
Yageo has notified distributors based in the Greater China region about a 10-15% downward adjustment in its commodity chip resistor prices, with the new prices to be effective starting...
Tuesday 27 July 2021
Yageo optimistic about 3Q21
Passive component vendor Yageo has expressed optimism about its operations in the third quarter of 2021, citing stable growth in demand for automotive and industrial applications.
Friday 23 July 2021
Substrate maker Leatec optimistic about 3Q21
Taiwan-based Leatec Fine Ceramic, a dedicated maker of aluminum and ceramic substrates needed for manufacturing chip resistors, has expressed optimism about its operations in the...
Thursday 3 June 2021
Passive component vendors may see production in Malaysia disrupted
Malaysia is where a number of Japan- and Taiwan-based passive component vendors operate their regional factory sites, and their production may be disrupted by an ongoing two-week...
Tuesday 27 April 2021
Aluminum capacitor supply to stay tight throughout 1H21
The supply of aluminum electrolytic capacitors is expected to remain tight throughout the first half of 2021, thanks to strong demand for server, power supply, automotive electronics,...