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Foundry, packaging materials in tight supply

The supply of foundry and packaging materials, such as photoresist and leadframes, has already fallen short of demand, prompting related distributors to raise prices, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 23rd, 2021

IT panel prices keep rising

Prices for IT panels have been climbing due to worsening supply-demand imbalnce triggered by the tight supply of upstream materials and components, including LCD driver ICs and glass substrates, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJan 26th, 2021

SMIC sees US ban hit supply of chemical raw materials and consumables

The US trade ban against China-based SMIC has restricted the pure-play foundry's capability of obtaining semiconductor equipment f.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJan 8th, 2021

Polysilicon, solar wafers in tight supply in China

Supply of polysilicon and solar wafers has turned tight in the China market, sending many Chinese PV firms signing long-term contracts to secure the materials, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesDec 29th, 2020

TSMC teams up with MA-tek, iST on advanced IC analysis

Robust orders for advanced fabrication and packaging services at TSMC have prompted the foundry to team up with Materials Analysis Technology (MA-tek) and Integrated Service Technology (iST) to satisfy th.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesDec 16th, 2019

TSMC 16nm, 12nm and 10nm chip supply becomes tight

In addition to its tight 7nm chip supply, with delivery lead times extending to over six months, pure-play foundry TSMC has seen its supply of 16nm, 12nm and 10nm chips also fall short of demand recently, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesSep 27th, 2019

PTI seeing clear order visibility through 3Q18

Backend house Powertech Technology (PTI) has seen its order visibility extend to the third quarter of 2018, but expressed concerns that tight supplies of certain components and materials will affect its supply......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesApr 25th, 2018

Rising 8-inch foundry quotes putting pressure on IC designers

Foundry houses raising quotes for 8-inch capacity amid tight supply.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMay 24th, 2018

FCBGA substrate supply tight on packaging demand for pre-5G chips

Taiwan IC backend service firms have seen increasing flip-chip packaging orders from China chipmaker .....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesSep 5th, 2018

PC supply to remain constrained until 3Q21, says Acer chairman

The global supply of notebooks and other PCs will remain constrained all the way to the third quarter of this year as components continue to be in tight supply, according to Acer chairman and CEO Jason Chen......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 4th, 2021

Qualcomm chip supply reportedly tight

Qualcomm reportedly has extended the delivery lead times for its mobile chips as the global semiconductor supply chain remains under pressure amid tight capacity, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 4th, 2021

Micron CFO sees DRAM supply tight for the rest of the year

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMar 3rd, 2021

US manufacturing grows at fastest pace in 3 years as expansionary streak pushes on

Employment and new orders improved in February but rising materials prices and supply-chain delays raised concerns amo.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMar 1st, 2021

China MOSFET suppliers to raise prices again

China-based power MOSFET and other power device suppliers have already raised their quotes by 10-15% recently amid tight foundry capacity, and will make another upward price adjustments, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 25th, 2021

LCD panel prices set to rise further in March

LCD panel prices will continue rising in March after moving up in February, as supply remains constrained due to shortages of upstream chips and materials despite strong demand from downstream clients, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 25th, 2021

Chipmakers placing extra orders for BT substrates amid tight supply

As supply of high-end BT substrates has turned tight in the first quarter of 2021, .....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 23rd, 2021

High-end UV-C LED chips in tight supply

High-end UV-C LED chips have been in tight supply along with increasing demand for disinfection applications in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 23rd, 2021

DRAM and flash memory supply to stay tight in 2H21, says Winbond

A rally in DRAM and flash memory prices will boost Winbond Electronics' memory business revenue in March and April, according to Pei-Ming Chen, president for the specialty DRAM and NOR flash chip specialist......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 23rd, 2021

Highlights of the day: Unimicron plant fire may worsen components shortages

Components and materials have been in short supply for the IT upply chain, and the shortages may have been further compounded by a fire that hit Unimicron's BT substrate plant i.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 5th, 2021

SSD controller supply stays tight

The supply of SSD device controller ICs remains tight, which may continue to boost SSD prices despite sufficient NAND chip supplies, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 5th, 2021

Notebook chips in tight supply

The supply of notebook-use chi.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 4th, 2021