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Taiwan PCB makers to stay put in China despite pandemic

Taiwanese PCB makers, despite the coronavirus pandemic's impacts, still expect 5G handset demand to pick up later this year, and remain reluctant to move production out of China in the near future, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 26th, 2020

Mask or No Mask? Why the Guidance Has Been Shifting

As the Covid-19 pandemic has unfolded, authorities in different places have said different things about whether healthy people should go around wearing face masks to reduce the spread of the disease. Officials in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan have .....»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 4th, 2020

14 ways to stay safe when driving during the coronavirus pandemic, according to experts

Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP via Getty Images The coronavirus pandemic has infected roughly 741,000 people around the world, and killed more than 35,000. The US surpassed China and Italy last week to b.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 30th, 2020

China lithium-ion battery makers to delay shipments to US, Europe

China-based lithium-ion battery makers are expected to delay shipments to clients in Europe and the US originally scheduled for second-quarter 2020, mostly in April and May, in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 30th, 2020

Taiwan equipment makers cautious about 2H20 amid pandemic

Taiwan's electronic and sem.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 27th, 2020

PCB makers to gain from pandemic-driven demand for notebooks, tablets

Taiwan-based PCB makers are.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 23rd, 2020

China to build more power charging piles

China's move to build more electric vehicle (EV)-use power charging piles and stations is likely to bring business opportunities for Taiwan-based components makers, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 19th, 2020

AirPods PCB makers worry about demand deceleration

Taiwan PCB makers in the supply chain of AirPods series are worried that their shipments for Apple's TWS earphones could be dented by the coronavirus pandemic weakening consumer demand, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 17th, 2020

HannStar Board, Tripod see China PCB production recover

Tripod Technology and HannStar Board, two Taiwan-based rigid PCB makers with manufacturing operat.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 12th, 2020

Apple"s China sales slump as shoppers stay home

Sales for Apple and other smartphone makers slumped in China in February as the coronavirus kept shoppers at home. Julian Satterthwaite reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 9th, 2020

GSEO remains competitive for Apple orders, say sources

Taiwan-based optical lens module maker Genius Electronic Optical (GSEO), despite pricing competition from China-based makers, especially Sunny Optical Technology, will remain competitive for orders from Apple, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 9th, 2020

Taiwan optical component makers see demand from China 5G sector resume momentum

Taiwan-based optical communications component makers expect demand momentum for.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 5th, 2020

Taiwan optical component makers see demand from China 5G sector to resume momentum

Taiwan-based optical communications component makers expect demand momentum for.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 5th, 2020

Coronavirus outbreak in Japan, South Korea may impact supply of solar cell materials

China- and Taiwan-based solar cell makers are concerned th.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 3rd, 2020

Handset production in China remains critical

While a number of Chinese handset vendors have launched new smartphone models recently, it remains to be seen if these brands could maintain their stable production after April, according to sources from Taiwan's handset supply makers......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 3rd, 2020

Taiwan PCB makers urged to accelerate capacity relocation amid outbreak

Taiwan's PCB makers are facing higher risks from the coronavirus outbreak thanks to relatively heavier production deployments in China than their peers in Japan and South Korea, prompting calls for them to accelerate capacity relocation from China......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 24th, 2020

Taiwan optical lens makers expect impacts from outbreak

Taiwan-based optical lens and module makers running factories in China, mainly Ge.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 21st, 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

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