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...
Monday 29 May 2023
Indonesia phone shipments face slight headwind; mid-to-high tier models are slacking while entry models rising
According to Counterpoint's monthly Indonesia smartphone tracker, Indonesia's smartphone shipment for the first quarter of 2023 saw a 7.6% YoY decrease. The reason is a 25.8%...
Monday 21 November 2022
Automotive software is changing the relationship between automakers and Tier 1s
The relationship between mainstream automakers and Tier 1 suppliers has experienced a subtle change when they entered the future vehicle sector. This is especially true with the shift...
Tuesday 1 November 2022
Tier 0.5 to rise as new trend amid car supply chain restructuring
With the electronic/electrical architecture (EEA) gaining application momentum in the development of intelligent vehicles, the automotive supply chain is also being restructured,...
Thursday 13 October 2022
Airoha announces broadband SoC with RDK-B support
Taiwan IC design house Airoha Technology, a subsidiary of MediaTek, announced on October 12 that it had started to deliver to its customers a broadband System-on-Chip (SOC) solution...
Monday 29 August 2022
Health and energy sectors headline VC trends
The Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER) has released a report of Taiwan's venture capital (VC) investment trend, showing that VCs have displayed a trend of "lower quantity...
Thursday 4 August 2022
Digital service, transportation platform are most popular in Taiwan in 2022, says TIER
Digital platforms in the Taiwan market basically belong to four categories, that is, transportation, services related to daily life, merchandise items and accommodations, and platforms...
Wednesday 2 March 2022
Taiwan-based makers mostly hopeful about 1H22, says TIER
Of Taiwan-based manufacturers, 39.6% held optimistic outlooks on the economic situation in the first half of 2022, whereas 8.4% had pessimistic outlooks, according to a sample survey...
Thursday 26 November 2020
Taiwan electronic component makers remain in high gear in 4Q20, says TIER
Production indexes for Taiwan-based makers of various electronic components for fourth-quarter 2020 remain high, according to Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER).
Tuesday 20 January 2009
Taiwan IC substrate production value to grow only 2% this year, says report
Taiwan IC substrate production value will grow 2% on year in 2009, while Taiwan's global market share is estimated to grow to 30.5%, to become the second largest IC substrate production...