Wednesday 29 July 2020
Protective component makers see additional orders for Microsoft Surface series
Following a wave of rush orders in April-May, Taiwanese suppliers of protective components for notebooks and tablets have seen orders pick up again starting July, as brand vendors...
Tuesday 16 June 2020
Taiwan panel, touch solution providers seeing rush orders for healthcare applications
Taiwan-based flat panel makers and related touch solution providers expect demand for healthcare applications, such as those for ventilators and blood oxygen machines, to stretch...
Wednesday 3 June 2020
Rising stay-at-home economy results in USB chip shortages
Owing to the uprising stay-at-home economy, Taiwan-based chip suppliers have seen increased orders from clients for USB chips used in peripherals such as earphones, microphones and...
Monday 1 June 2020
Power supply makers receive strong rush orders
Taiwan-based power supply makers have received many rush orders for use in gaming desktops and notebooks as well as medical devices in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, according...
Monday 1 June 2020
Demand for networking, notebook, healthcare chips to stay strong till October
Pandemic-triggered robust demand for networking chips, notebook chip solutions, healthcare sensors and MCUs is expected to last into October, with networking ASICs, in particular,...
Friday 29 May 2020
Advantech obtains rush orders for medical equipment
Advantech has recently received strong rush orders for computing devices used in medical equipment from China and the US in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, according to company...
Thursday 14 May 2020
Rigid PCB makers may see weak momentum from notebooks in 2H20
Despite a ramp-up in short lead-time orders for notebook applications, most Taiwan-based rigid PCB manufacturers are expected to see their annual revenues decline in 2020 as notebook-related...
Monday 11 May 2020
Compeq 1Q20 net profits shoot up 196%
Taiwan-based PCB maker Compeq Manufacturing has announced its first-quarter net earnings shot up 195.74% on year to NT$929 million (US$31.13 million) on revenues of NT$12.09 billion,...
Monday 11 May 2020
Epistar receives rush orders for mini LED fine-pitch displays
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar has received rush orders for mini LED RGB fine-pitch displays from Europe and the US, with shipments scheduled for second-half 2020, according...
Friday 24 April 2020
CHPT sees VPC orders ramp up for HPC, ASIC applications
Chunghwa Precision Test Tech (CHPT) has seen strong demand in the short term for its vertical probe cards (VPCs) for processing handset APs, RF, HPC and ASIC solutions increasingly...
Monday 13 April 2020
Unitech sees opaque 2Q20 PCB shipment prospect for AirPods 2
Taiwan-based PCB maker Unitech ended the first-quarter 2020 with lackluster revenue performance due to weaker-than-expected shipments of rigid-flex boards for AirPods 2, and its order...
Wednesday 8 April 2020
Ventec gains rush orders for medical-use CCL from US, Europe
Niche-type PCB materials supplier Ventec International has been busy fulfilling rush CCL orders from major PCB makers in the US and Europe for medical equipment applications badly...
Wednesday 25 March 2020
IPC specialist Ennoconn eyes shipment increases for 2020
Foxconn's IPC and IIoT subsidiary Ennoconn has been busy fulfilling rush orders from overseas clients since its plants in China resumed operations earlier in March, and remains optimistic...
Friday 6 March 2020
Yageo boosting non-China production to fulfill rush orders
Passive components maker Yageo is gearing up to boost capacity utilization at its plants outside China to mitigate the coronavirus impact on its overall output of MLCCs and resistor...
Thursday 9 January 2020
Global 5G mobile chip supply remains constrained
The global supply of 5G mobile chips remains constrained, due to tight 7nm manufacturing process capacities at foundries, according to industry sources.