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  • Last update: Tuesday 22 April 2014 [648 news items]

Capacity utilization rates at Taiwan-invested PCB plants in Thailand not high enough

Oct 18, 13:52

Although most subsidiaries of Taiwan-based PCB makers in Thailand have completely restored facilities damaged by the floods in 2011, capacity utilization rates at the factories are...

PCB maker Chin-Poon conservative about 4Q12 performance

Oct 15, 15:51

PCB maker Chin-Poon Industrial is conservative about the business prospects for the fourth quarter of 2012 due to a slowdown in orders received in October, according to the company...

PCB firm Apex looks to growth in 2013, says CEO

Oct 12, 13:58

Apex International, a Thailand-based PCB maker listed on the Taiwan stock market, is looking to a growth in 2013 that will match its average annual growth in the past five years,...

PCB maker Apex to see capacity utilization rate drop to 80% in 4Q12

Oct 11, 14:34

Apex is expected to see its capacity utilization rate drop to 80% in the fourth quarter of 2012 and its revenues dip 10% sequentially in the quarter due to seasonality, according...

PCB maker Tripod heads for slow growth in 4Q12

Oct 11, 14:03

PCB maker Tripod Technology expects its sales to grow in a small range in the fourth quarter as demand for related PCBs for new ultrabooks and Windows 8 models will remain limited,...

Quotes for fiber glass fabrics to rise

Sep 27, 13:52

Quotes for fiber glass fabrics, one of the key raw materials for the production of PCBs, will rise 5% or more in October 2012, according to industry sources.

TPT expects optoelectronic board orders to peak in November

Sep 26, 14:55

PCB maker Taiwan PCB Techvest (TPT) has seen order visibility for its optoelectronic boards become clear recently and expects orders to reach a peak in November 2012 before dropping...

Compeq sees handset PCB orders extend to November

Sep 25, 01:35

PCB maker Compeq Manufacturing has seen the backlog of its handset boards extend to November, allowing the company to operate at full capacity in the fourth quarter of 2012, according...

Allied Circuit looks to record sales in 2012

Sep 24, 14:54

Allied Circuit, a PCB arm of Compal Electronics, expects its revenues to hit a new high in 2012, buoyed by the company's focus on production of PCBs for servers and industrial PCs,...

Tripod to add new production capacity in November-December

Sep 19, 15:33

New production capacity for PCB maker Tripod Technology in Hubei, China will come online in November-December 2012. The Hubei plant will have a capacity of one million square feet...

PCB makers TPT, APCB entering iPad mini supply chain, say sources

Sep 18, 14:58

PCB makers Taiwan PCB Techvest (TPT) and Advanced Printed Circuit Board (APCB) have reportedly entered into the supply chain of the much speculated iPad mini, with TPT offering main...

PCB material supplier Fulltech sales slightly rebound in August

Sep 14, 01:40

Fulltech Fiber Glass, which makes fiber glass yarns and fabrics for PCB bonding sheets and laminates, has announced that revenues for August 2012 grew 10.8% sequentially and 2.6%...

Taiwan makers begin to ship FPCBs, HDI boards for new iPhone

Sep 13, 01:10

Taiwan-based Flexium Interconnect and Zhen Ding Technology Holding have begun shipments of flexible PCBs (FPCBs) for use in the new iPhone, while Taiwan-based Unimicron Technology,...

GBM to ramp new China plant in November

Sep 11, 15:03

PCB manufacturer Global Brands Manufacture (GBM) will soon commence commercial operations at its new plant in Chongqing, central China in November 2012 with monthly capacity of 600,000...

PCB maker TPT posts record monthly revenues

Sep 11, 01:00

Taiwan PCB Techvest (TPT) has announced revenues of NT$1.94 billion (US$65 million) for August 2012, up 8.4% on month and 40.3% on year. The figure also hit the highest monthly level...

Taiwan PCB industry looks to grow moderately in 3Q12, says IEK

Sep 7, 14:26

Production value of PCBs rolled by Taiwan-based makers in China and Taiwan is expected to grow 5.6% sequentially but fall 1.1% on year to NT$135 billion (US$4.52 billion) in the third...

PCB maker Apex sees revenues up over 22% on year in August

Newswatch - Sep 5, 16:10

PCB maker Apex International has announced consolidated revenues of NT$547 million (US$18.29 million) for August, up 0.4% sequentially and 22.5% on year. For the first half of 2012,...

PCB maker Chin-Poon looks to strong orders in September

Aug 31, 11:31

PCB maker Chin-Poon Industrial has revealed that orders for its automobile PCBs have been steady in recent months and will continue to maintain in September. Robust sales pushed the...

Taiwan-based flexible PCB makers to ramp up shipments to Apple in 4Q12

Aug 31, 01:25

Shipments of flexible PCBs by Taiwan makers are expected to account for 25% of Apple's total purchases of FPCBs in the fourth quarter of 2012 compared to 15-20% previously, since...

Flexium looks to rising capacity utilization rate through 4Q12

Aug 30, 14:58

Flexible PCB manufacturer Flexium Interconnect expects its capacity utilization rate to rebound to 70% in the third quarter and to 90% in the fourth quarter, buoyed by orders from...

PCB maker HannStar Board 2Q12 profits jump

Aug 30, 01:10

HannStar Board saw its net profits jump in the second quarter of 2012, thanks to growth in its core business and non-operating income. Gross margin for the quarter climbed to 8.9%...

PCB equipment maker CBT expects sales growth to continue in 3Q12

Aug 21, 14:40

Chime Ball Technology (CBT), a Taiwan-based supplier of automatic exposure machines and other equipment for the manufacture of PCBs, saw its revenues grow 57.5% sequentially in the...

PCB maker ZDT posts revenue and profit decreases in 2Q12

Aug 17, 01:20

Zhen Ding Technology Holding (ZDT) has reported sequential decreases in both sales and profits for the second quarter of 2012.

Taiwan PCB production value to grow over 8% in 3Q12, says IEK

Aug 16, 15:39

Taiwan's production value of PCB products is expected to grow 8.4% sequentially to NT$103.4 billion (US$3.45 billion) in the third quarter of 2012, according to an estimate by the...

Flexible PCB makers to enjoy double-digit sales growth in 3Q12

Aug 14, 11:51

Taiwan-based flexible PCB manufacturers are expected to post double-digit sequential growth in third-quarter sales thanks to rising demand coming from the smartphone and tablet PC...

TPT 3Q12 consolidated sales likely to hit record high

Aug 14, 11:14

Taiwan PCB Techvest (TPT), which mainly produces optoelectronics boards, will likely report record high revenues for the third quarter of 2012 buoyed by strong orders for tablet PC...

PCB maker GBM posts sequential drop in July sales

Aug 9, 16:02

PCB manufacturer Global Brands Manufacture (GBM) has announced consolidated revenues of NT$3.01 billion (US$101 million) for July 2012, down 11.1% on month but up 6.6% from a year...

PCB maker Tripod sees revenues up in July

Aug 9, 01:50

PCB maker Tripod Technology has announced consolidated revenues of NT$3.31 billion (US$110.48 million) for July 2012, up 7% sequentially and 3% on year. For the January-July period,...

Copper foil prices rebound

Aug 7, 01:20

Having fallen over recent months, prices for copper foil stopped falling in August to reflect a rebound in copper prices, according to Taiwan-based Co-Tech Copper Foil.

Unimicron optimistic about 2H12 markets for FPCB, HDI boards

Aug 3, 01:10

Unimicron Technology has enjoyed high utilization rates for its flexible PCB capacity, and expects the positive performance to carry on in the second half of 2012. Meanwhile, the...

Expanding the motherboard market: Q&A with Gigabyte sales and marketing

Jun 5, 11:26

Following the recent launch of Intel's new Ivy Bridge platform, new announcements from AMD, and the growing anticipation for Windows 8, Computex 2012 will provide PC players from...

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Taiwan PCB production value slips 4.8% in 1Q12

Jun 1, 15:13

Taiwan's PCB production value reached NT$123.6 billion (US$4.14 billion) in the first quarter of 2012, down 4.8% sequentially but up 7.5% on year, according to the Industrial Economics...

Zhen Ding to expand PCB capacity in Thailand

Newswatch - May 28, 15:55

Zhen Ding Technology Holding, a Taiwan-based maker of PCBs, will invest THB530 million (US$16.7 million) to add buildings at its PCB factory in Thailand and additional over THB500...

Apex Circuit tops listed PCB makers in 1Q12 EPS, says paper

Newswatch - May 15, 16:33

Apex Circuit International, a Thailand-based PCB maker listed in the Taiwan stock market, posted net earnings per share (EPS) of NT$1.79 for the first quarter of 2012, the highest...

China PCB production value to grow over 9% in 2012

May 10, 16:48

The production value of PCBs in China is expected to grow over 9% in 2012 from the levels recorded in 2011, in which the production value edged up 14.8% to US$25.46 billion, accounting...

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