China SSD makers stepping up quartz components purchases

China-based SSD manufacturers have stepped up their purchases of quartz components in anticipation of tight supplies of passive components due to the coronavirus outbreak, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 13th, 2020

Optical devices makers asked to step up shipments for China 5G base stations

The locakdown of Wuhan, the epicenter of coronavirus outbreak and China's production hub for optical communications components, may dent the construction of.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 3rd, 2020

Taiwan optical component makers eyeing orders for 5G base stations in China, Korea

Taiwan-based optical communication components providers are poised ro see robust demand for related components needed for 5G based stations from Chinese and Korean telecom operators in 2020, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJan 1st, 2020

Samsung, Yangtze Memory stepping up capacity expansion pace

Samsung Electronics and China's Yangtze Memory Technology (YMTC) have both stepped up equipment purchases for building additional new NAND flash fabrication lines since the second half of 2019, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesDec 18th, 2019

Highlights of the day: 5G brings new demand

With the arrival of 5G's commercialization, Taiwan- and China-based makers of components including PCB and cooling modules, are expected to see rising orders from the segment, which .....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesNov 29th, 2019

Highlights of the day: Server components concerns

Quanta is looking for components that are not made in China to avoid issues concerning country of origin for its server shipments to the US in the wake of the US-China trade war. But most of Taiwan's components makers have.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 24th, 2019

Japan curbs on Chinese telecom firms could hurt ties, says China

Japan's decision to curb government purchases from Chinese telecoms equipment makers Huawei Technologies and ZTE Corp could hurt bilateral ties if Tokyo's actions are deemed unfair, China's commerce ministry said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 28th, 2019

Makers stepping up efforts for VR/AR industry development

Efforts being made by Apple, HTC, Oculus and other players in China and Finland will underpin a robust growth of the AR/VR industry in 2019 and beyond, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 15th, 2019

Chialin and CY Precision team up for China automotive market

Terminal connector makers Chialin Precision Industrial and CY Precision have signed a pact to co-develop automotive components and devices for the China market......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMay 24th, 2018

PERC equipment purchases to total CNY23 billion in 2018-2020

Purchases of PERC equipment for making solar cells - mostly by China-based makers - is expected to peak in 2018-2020, with total value estimated at CNY23 billion (US$3.35 billion), according to media reports......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesDec 20th, 2018

Major Carrier Halts Huawei Purchases Amid Security Fears

The world’s biggest mobile carrier outside China said it is temporarily halting purchases of some components made by Huawei, posing a threat to the Chinese company’s growth and dealing another blow to its reputation......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjJan 26th, 2019

China LED makers to see weak 1H20 due to outbreak

China-based LED makers who have resumed production in mid-February have only seen 50% of workers return amid the coronavirus outbreak, according to industyr sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimes1 hr. 34 min. ago

Coronavirus outbreak: Notebook components supply may dry up in March

Notebook ODMs have resumed their production in China, but face the possibility of a lack of components starting in March if their suppliers continue to be prevented from going to work by the coronavirus outbreak. Quanta Computer has started volume product.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimes1 hr. 34 min. ago

China makers showcase new mini LED products at ISE 2020

Several China-based makers showcased new mini LED products at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2020 in Amsterdam during February 11-14......»»

Category: topSource: digitimes6 hr. 4 min. ago

Fiat Chrysler halts production in Serbia over China disruption

Fiat Chrysler (FCA) said on Friday it had temporarily halted production at its Serbian plant due to disruptions related to components sourced from China, where businesses have been hampered by the outbreak of a new coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2020

Server memory demand remains strong

Server memory demand continues to be strong thanks to a pull-in of orders from US- and China-based datacenter and server vendors, which will help sustain contract price growth in the second quarter, according to sources at memory module makers......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 13th, 2020

Taiwan hinge makers resuming operations in China

Taiwan-based hinge makers are resuming production in China after extended Lunar New Year holidays in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak but some clients prefer to have their products made in Taiwan, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 13th, 2020

III-V semiconductor makers gearing up for new iPhone production

Taiwan-based compound semiconductor components makers are gearing up to fulfill shipments of PA (power .....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 13th, 2020

Coronavirus outbreak impact: Apple reportedly raising production in Taiwan

Production disruption in China is everyone's nightmare in the IT supply chain in the wake of the coronavirus. Many makers are raising their production outside of China, and Apple reportedly is shifting its oreders to assembly lines in Taiwan for an a.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 12th, 2020

Passive component makers put more focus on non-China production

Taiwan-based passive component makers will be freeing up non-China production capacity if necessary, as their manufacturing operations in China have experienced low labor return rates after the Lunar New Year holiday, according to the companies......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 11th, 2020

PCB makers see workers return slowly, but shipments transportation OK

Taiwan-based PCB makers operating plants in China are seeing a low return rate of workers amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak but they have secured smooth transportation for products and materials transport, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 11th, 2020