Makers mulling moving wearables production lines out of China

While the US is delaying imposing additional tariffs on some imports from Chin.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 14th, 2019

Taiwan IT makers moving production lines from China may see earnings weaken

A growing number of Taiwan-base.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesOct 9th, 2018

Taiwan keen to accommodate manufacturers back from China

The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has stepped up efforts trying to accommodate Taiwan-based makers moving their production lines back from China amid the escalating US-China trade war, according to government officials......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesOct 11th, 2018

Inventec moving production lines out of China, but will not take sides in trade war, says chairman

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Category: topSource: digitimesJun 18th, 2019

Japan vendor reportedly seeking to sell automotive IGBT production lines

A Japan-based vendor reportedly is looking for a buyer for its automotive IGBT manufacturing lines from among makers in Taiwan and China, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMay 17th, 2019

Taiwan moving to help makers avert China-US trade war impact

The government in Taiwan has taken three major countermeasures to avert possible impact of the escalating China-US trade spats, including helping makers to boost their domestic R&D and production ratios, according the Ministry of Economic Affairs......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 17th, 2018

China panel makers embrace IGZO technology, says Digitimes Research

Most of the recent 8.5G-10.5G TFT LCD production lines planned by China-based flat panel makers come with or retain the ability to produce indium gallium zinc oxide (IGZO) TFT LCD panels that still have many advantages, according to Digitimes Research......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesSep 5th, 2018

Compal mulling restarting production in Vietnam

Compal Electronics is evaluating the feasibility of restarting its assembly lines in Vietnam amid growing US-China trade tensions and will come to a conclusion by the fourth quarter of 2018, according to company president and CEO Martin Wong......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesSep 27th, 2018

Acter to gain from makers moving production out of China

Clean room engineering specialist Acter saw its annual revenues surge 24.33% on year to hit a record hig.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJan 15th, 2019

Taiwan PCB makers eyeing demand from China 5G sector

Demand for high multilayer PCB products for the production of 400G switches for 5G networks in China is expected to emerge in 2020 when China Mobile starts switching its non-standalone (NSA) 5G networks to SA ones, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 19th, 2019

PCB makers increasing ABF substrate capacity

IC substrate suppliers are moving to allocate part of their substrate-like PCBs (SLP) capacity to support production of ABF substrates that see robust demand, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 7th, 2019

China handset makers may use Samsung Exynos chips for 5G phones

One of the top-four handset brands in China reportedly has decided to adopt Samsung Electronics' Exynos platforms for the production of 5G smartphones, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 7th, 2019

Levi"s slims down China supply chain exposure as trade war rages on

Levi Strauss & Co has been "deliberate and diligent" in moving production out of China because of uncertainty hanging over tariffs on goods imported from China, Chief Executive Officer Chip Bergh said in an interview with Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 2nd, 2019

Apple, Dell consider moving China production in trade war. Who else?

More companies say they are pulling production out of China, or are considering it, alarmed by the intensifying trade war betw.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 24th, 2019

ODMs relocating production lines urged to embrace smart manufacturing

Taiwan makers should consider automated production lines when relocating their plants, applying the Industry 4.0 concept into their facilities to enhance long-term competitiveness, according to Li Lee Jen, partner of IBM Global Business Services......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 22nd, 2019

Commercial production of inkjet print OLED panels to realize in 2020

A number of flat panel makers in Japan, Korea, Taiwan and China are developing inkjet print OLED technology, with Japan-based JOLED likely to be the first to roll out commercial inkjet print OLED products in 2020, according to industry observers......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 19th, 2019

Nintendo reportedly shifts part of Switch production to Vietnam

Nintendo is said to have relocated a small portion of its Switch console manufacturing to Vietnam while still keeping most of its production lines in China, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 3rd, 2019

46.7% of Taiwan-based makers produced in China in 2018, says MOEA

In 2018, 46.7% of Taiwan-based manufacturers undertook production in China (including Hong Kong) for exports, slipping 1.2pp on year, according to a sample survey of 2,734 companies conducted by Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA)......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 1st, 2019

Apple is moving Mac Pro production to China

Apple Inc. will manufacture its new Mac Pro comput.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJun 28th, 2019

Apple looks back to China to make its Mac Pro line

Unfazed by the threat of new tariffs on Chinese imports, Apple is moving its production of the Mac Pro from Austin, Texas back to China, The Wall Street Journal reports. The decision comes despite escalating rhetoric from President Donald Trump ov.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2019

Trade War Be Damned, Apple Is Moving Its Mac Pro Production to China

The Mac Pro was the last major device Apple assembled in the U.S. Apple will manufacture its new Mac Pro computer in China, moving production of what h.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 28th, 2019