Thursday 28 March 2024
Samsung raises HBM shipping volume target, implying successful validation at Nvidia
Samsung Electronics announced an increase in its 2024 HBM shipping volume and disclosed more details about the development of its HBM4 product, showing that its specifications are...
Friday 15 March 2024
Uncertainties on the macroeconomic horizon
Electronic devices account for over 40% of Taiwan's exports, but semiconductor products are shipped through air freight. Meanwhile, notebook PC and smartphone production lines have...
Friday 23 February 2024
US reportedly suspends permission for materials shipping to SMIC
Amidst Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation's (SMIC) growing capacity to produce advanced chips despite sanctions from the US, a report indicates that the US government...
Monday 8 January 2024
Tech Exodus: Taiwan's rise as a hub for high-value electronics and logistics
Amid the pandemic-induced maritime chaos that congested ports and disrupted container supply chains, the shipping industry faced soaring fees and delays, prompting a notable shift...
Friday 22 December 2023
Wan Hai Lines' ambitious investment strategy aims to transform Kaohsiung Port into global shipping hub
Amidst geopolitical tensions, supply chain restructuring, and weakened purchasing power, the 2024 prospects for container shipping operations have been shrouded with uncertainty....
Friday 22 December 2023
ASML confirms shipping High NA machines to Intel
According to a statement on the social media platform X, ASML said the company is excited and proud to ship the first High NA (0.55 numerical aperture) EUV system to Intel. Meanwhile,...
Thursday 21 December 2023
PC supply chain sees no disruption from Red Sea shipping crisis
Attacks on cargo ships by Houthi militia in Yemen have severely disrupted shipping lanes in the Red Sea and Suez Canal, with global ramifications. PC supply chain insiders note that...
Monday 18 December 2023
Thailand smartphone market makes comeback in 3Q23, shipping almost 4 million units, says IDC
According to the IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, Thailand's smartphone market saw initial signs of a recovery in the third quarter of 2023 after six consecutive quarters...
Thursday 14 December 2023
Global maritime industry adapts to green transformation amidst stricter emission standards
The international community is grappling with the inevitable issue of carbon reduction, spurred by governments worldwide implementing bans on fuel-powered vehicles and championing...
Monday 11 December 2023
Sailing towards sustainability: nuclear-powered Suezmax go fuel-free for 25 Years, slashing carbon by 30% with hard sails
The push toward achieving net zero is making a significant impact on the maritime industry. Take bulk carriers, for instance. If their carbon emissions don't comply with regulations...
Wednesday 29 November 2023
Navigating economic crosswinds: China's dilemma amidst a rising Baltic Dry Index
Amidst supply chain restructuring, the US-China tech conflict, and domestic housing policies impacting China's economic landscape, the world's second-largest economy grapples with...
Tuesday 14 November 2023
SK Hynix starts shipping LPDDR5T memory for smartphones
SK Hynix has begun delivering 16 gigabyte (GB) packages of LPDDR5 Turbo (LPDDR5T) memory with a data transfer rate of 9.6 gigabits per second (Gbps) to its clients, according to the...
Thursday 2 November 2023
Fading prosperity and global shipping surplus pose challenges
According to the Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER), the Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for the manufacturing sector in the United States has shown three consecutive months...
Friday 13 October 2023
Packaging materials demand decelerates
Packaging materials suppliers have seen customers slow down their pace of orders in the fourth quarter, and may encounter a decline in revenue compared to the previous quarter, according...
Monday 18 September 2023
Charting sustainable futures: decarbonization pathways for the shipping sector
Roughly 90% of the world's goods are transported via maritime routes, contributing to approximately 3% of global carbon emissions. In light of the global commitment to achieve carbon...
Summary of Tech Supply Chain News!
Global smartphone shipments hit 2023 peak in 4Q23, but decelerate in 1Q24 due to seasonality, says DIGITIMES Research
Meet the analyst: Operating system in AI era will be king, says DIGITIMES Research
Taiwan server industry experiences decline in 2023 revenues and shipments; poised to see growth in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research