Friday 11 February 2022
Foundry capacity expansion projects may face delays
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has caused bottlenecks in labor relations, transport, and logistics operations worldwide, which may lead to delays in foundries' installation of new...
Thursday 10 February 2022
Worldwide silicon wafer shipments and revenue set new records in 2021, says SEMI
Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments and revenue both reached new all-time highs in 2021, according to SEMI.
Wednesday 9 February 2022
Global notebook shipments to drop slightly in 2022, says DIGITIMES Research
Worldwide notebook shipments climbed 23.1% to 247 million units in 2021, after rising over 20% on year in 2020. But shipments are likely to register a slight decrease this year, according...
Wednesday 19 January 2022
IC sales to post another double-digit hike in 2022
The IC market is forecast to rise 11% this year following a 26% surge in 2021 and a 13% increase in 2020, according to IC Insights.
Tuesday 18 January 2022
Eight-inch foundry prices set to rise
Limited growth in 8-inch fab capacities worldwide, coupled with supply-side constraints arising from events such as a recent power outage at Hua Hong Semiconductor's wafer fabs, may...
Monday 10 January 2022
Semiconductor sales to grow 11% in 2022, says IC Insights
Total semiconductor sales are forecast to grow 11% and reach a record-high US$680.6 billion in 2022, after climbing 25% in 2021, according to IC Insights.
Thursday 30 December 2021
Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – November 2021
The global top-5 notebook brands (not including Apple) saw combined shipments increase 7% on month in November, reaching a new highest monthly record ever, thanks to improvements...
Tuesday 28 December 2021
Server ODMs to raise production capacities worldwide
Quanta Computer, Wiwynn and Inventec are set to expand their capacities worldwide with Quanta set to increase the output from the SMT plant in Thailand and the assembly factories...
Wednesday 22 December 2021
Xiaomi 5G smartphone growth stalls in 3Q21, says Strategy Analytics
Xiaomi's global 5G smartphone shipments growth stalled in the third quarter of 2021, while Honor outperform peers in terms of shipment growth, according to Strategy Analytics.
Wednesday 22 December 2021
Seventeen semiconductor companies to see 2021 revenue top US$10 billion
IC Insights has forecast that 17 companies will have worldwide semiconductor (IC and OSD - optoelectronics, sensor, and discrete) sales of more than US$10.0 billion in 2021.
Monday 20 December 2021
Himax 2nd-gen automotive TDDI adopted by new vehicles worldwide
Himax Technologies has announced that its second-generation automotive in-cell TDDI (touch and display driver integration), HX83192 series, entered mass production in the third quarter...
Friday 17 December 2021
Fusion Worldwide celebrates 20 years in the electronics sourcing industry
Fusion Worldwide, the premier global open-market sourcing distributor of electronic components and finished products, is celebrating its 20th anniversary.
Friday 3 December 2021
Taiwan ranked largest semiconductor equipment market in 3Q21
Worldwide semiconductor equipment billings increased 8% sequentially and a robust 38% on year to US$26.8 billion in the third quarter of 2021, according to SEMI. The quarter also...
Wednesday 24 November 2021
Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – October 2021
The global top-5 notebook brands (not including Apple) saw their combined shipments in October slip from a month ago because of weak demand from the education sector and a high comparison...
Wednesday 17 November 2021
Semiconductor market to rise 23% in 2021, says IC Insights
The semiconductor market is forecast to increase 23% this year, fueled by changing habits caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent economic rebound from it, according to...