Tuesday 31 October 2023
Demand for LEO satellites to rise in next several years
The demand for low Earth orbit (LEO) satellites is on the rise. Supply chain sources revealed that Amazon has launched its "Project Kuiper." 360 LEO satellites are expected to be...
Friday 27 October 2023
PCB equipment maker Tongtai partners with Sieb-Meyer for Thai expansion
Taiwanese PCB equipment manufacturer Tongtai Machine & Tool has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with German controller solution provider Sieb-Meyer to establish a technical...
Monday 23 October 2023
Taiflex to commercialize FCCL production at new Thailand plant in 2Q24
Taiwan-based Taiflex Scientific, dedicated to supplying flexible copper clad laminate (FCCL), is slated to start mass production at its new plant in Thailand in the second quarter...
Tuesday 17 October 2023
Flexible PCB makers diversify into automotive sector
Leading Taiwanese flexible PCB (FPCB) producers all see automotive as their next target market, market sources believe.
Friday 6 October 2023
Harmony Electronics seizes opportunity in global supply chain reorganization with launch of second Thailand plant in Omnoi
Tensions in international trade since 2018 have complicated supply chain resilience for the leading top-tier brands within the electronics industry. Complex customer clearance and...
Wednesday 27 September 2023
Taiwanese PCB makers ranked first in global market share in 2022, according to N.T. Information
N.T. Information, a renowned research institute in the printed circuit board (PCB) industry, announced the top PCB manufacturers in 2022. Taiwanese PCB companies take first place...
Tuesday 26 September 2023
Murata completes factory in Thailand to meet smartphone and EV demands
Murata Manufacturing Co, a key player in Apple's supply chain, has completed the construction of its new factory in Thailand. The factory is scheduled to commence operations in November...
Tuesday 26 September 2023
Four advantages help Taiwan export electric two-wheelers to ASEAN market
Taiwan boasts a comprehensive supply chain for electric two-wheelers. Besides selling the vehicles domestically, the industry is seeking opportunities in overseas markets. While the...
Monday 25 September 2023
Taiwan takes 4 export stimulating measures to boost 2024 economic growth
Inflation, interest-rate hikes, the Ukraine-Russian War, and the US-China tech competition have impacted Taiwan's export performance, with export orders declining for the past 12...
Tuesday 19 September 2023
BYD's overseas expansion drives Yusin Holding Group's Fuzhou subsidiary operation
China-based EV maker BYD has been scaling up in overseas markets. Besides the competition with Tesla, its entry into the Thai market has garnered much attention. Support from Taiwan-based...
Monday 18 September 2023
Thai student talent matchmaking platform formed to help Taiwanese PCB makers operating in Thailand
The Taiwan Printed Circuit Association (TPCA) and the Thailand Trade and Economic Office (TTEO) recently jointly held the inaugural "Thai Student PCB Job Fair" aiming to help Taiwanese...
Thursday 14 September 2023
Malaysia says ASEAN is a winner from shifting supply chains
Malaysia and the broader 10-country Association of Southeast Asian Nations have emerged as the biggest beneficiaries of the supply chain realignment caused by rising US-China tensions,...
Wednesday 13 September 2023
China +1: Four regions emerge as new manufacturing hubs
As the trade and tech conflicts between China and the US escalate, there's a burgeoning trend among international businesses to hedge their bets despite the large local market in...
Tuesday 5 September 2023
Taiwan exports to India grow in 1H23, bucking declines in sales to most NSP states
Taiwan's exports to India increased 12.4% on year in the first half of 2023 on the relocation of electronics component supply chain there, bucking the declines in shipments to most...
Tuesday 5 September 2023
Taiwan EV supply chain eyeing global presence
Taiwan's electric vehicle (EV) supply chain, including companies such as Foxconn (Hon Hai Precision Industry) and Kymco (Kwang Yang Motor), is looking to adopt a new industry model...