Monday 5 February 2024
Markets tank as Trump threatens 60% tariff on Chinese goods if elected
Former US President Donald Trump has said that if he is elected as the next US president, he may impose tariffs of more than 60% on mainland Chinese goods and believes he must do...
Monday 15 January 2024
US fears Chinese chip dump as China faces capacity overkill
US Congress is urging the Biden administration to impose high tariffs to prevent China from flooding the country with mature process chips
Monday 11 December 2023
US weighs tariffs on global aluminum: potential impact on solar manufacturing and supply chains
The US Department of Commerce is gearing up to impose anti-dumping (AD) and countervailing (CVD) duties on aluminum extrusions from 15 countries, including China, Mexico, Turkey,...
Thursday 24 August 2023
Hiwin bracing for likely ECFA tariff privilege cancellation by China
China is likely to revoke certain preferential tariff rates granted to Taiwanese products covered by the cross-straits Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA), including automation...
Wednesday 23 August 2023
US rumored to raise tariffs on Chinese TVs, panels
Rumors are spreading throughout the displays industry that the US may increase tariffs on Chinese-made TVs and/or TV panels.
Tuesday 27 June 2023
Mobile phone manufacturers call for reduction of import duties in India
Since Narendra Modi took office as India's prime minister, India has built its mobile phone ecosystem by import tariff hikes. However, an India-based industry body called for rationalizing...
Thursday 25 May 2023
EU carbon tariff presents lucrative expansion prospects for cloud infrastructure providers
The Taiwan-based cloud infrastructure provider eCloudvalley Digital Technology has revealed its strategic roadmap, aiming to further expand its global presence. The firm plans to...
Monday 7 February 2022
MOEA sets 2021 feed-in tariff rates for renewable energy
Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has announced final feed-in tariff rates for generation of renewable energy in 2022, with rates for PV power generation ranging from NT$3.8680(US$0.139)/kWh...
Tuesday 5 October 2021
Companies moving orders from Vietnam to China amid COVID-19
Many enterprises have shifted their orders or some production capacities from Vietnam to China amid COVID-19 lockdowns in the Southeast Asian country, according to a Vietnamese report...
Wednesday 28 July 2021
Tesla reportedly tries persuading India to lower tariffs on EVs
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has reportedly tried persuading India government think tanks to request the government to lower tariff rates on imported electric vehicles (EVs), paving the way...
Monday 28 June 2021
NAE and Meiloon see robust orders for speakers in 3Q21
Speaker makers New Advanced Electronics Technologies (NAE) and Meiloon have both seen increasing orders for the third quarter.
Friday 8 January 2021
Taiwan sets 2021 feed-in tariff rates for renewable energy
Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has announced feed-in tariffs for renewable energy in 2021, reducing the rates by 7.90-8.59% for offshore wind power and by 0.74-3.91%...
Monday 16 November 2020
Quanta expands investments in Thailand subsidiary
Quanta Computer has announced an investment of THB2 billion (US$70.08 million) in QMB, a subsidiary in Thailand, to fund its purchases of production equipment.
Friday 6 November 2020
US election outcome not to change ODM relocation plans
Taiwan-based notebook and server manufacturers are sticking to plans of moving production out of China according to customer requests, regardless of the outcome of the US presidential...
Monday 8 June 2020
COVID-19 decimates automotive power semiconductor revenue in 2020, says Omdia
The COVID-19 pandemic is wreaking havoc on sales of automotive power semiconductors, with falling demand for motor vehicles causing global market revenue to decline by 16% in 2020,...