News tagged PCB
Last update: Monday 9 December 2013 [620 news items]
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.
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...
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...
Fire breaks out at GCE PCB plant in China
Apr 20, 11:19
Taiwan-based PCB maker Gold Circuit Electronics (GCE) has halted production at one of its Changshu, China factories after a fire broke out at the facility in the early hours of April...
Taiwan PCB production value to rise 5% in 2012
Feb 24, 15:09
Taiwan's PCB production value is forecast to rise 4.9% to NT$526 billion (US$17.8 billion) in 2012, after nearly flat growth in 2011, according to the Industrial Economics and Knowledge...
Panasonic to open new ALIVH PCB plant in Taiwan
Feb 15, 16:27
Panasonic held a ceremony on February 15, 2012 to celebrate the completion of its new factory in Taiwan for production of ALIVH multi-layer resin boards to be used for high-functionality...
PCB maker TPT sees flat growth in 1Q12 sales
Jan 17, 01:45
Taiwan PCB Techvest (TPT), which mainly produces optoelectronics boards, expects its first-quarter revenues to register flat growth sequentially beating seasonal patterns.
Apex Circuit seeing 4-, 6-layer PCB orders rise
Jan 16, 16:41
Apex Circuit International, a Thailand-based PCB maker established by entrepreneurs from Taiwan, has disclosed that orders for 6-layer PCBs for set-top box (STB) applications ramped...
Ichia to expand flexible PCB capacity in 2012
Jan 16, 15:43
Ichia Technologies has unveiled plans to expand production capacity for flexible PCBs (FPCB) - used in smartphones, tablets and other consumer technology products - by 50% in 2012.
PCB material prices stable in 1Q12
Jan 13, 15:28
PCB material prices, including those for fiber glass fabrics and CCLs (copper-clad laminates) have stabilized recently, due to a low level of inventory at suppliers as well as a rebound...
Taiwan flexible PCB production value to rise
Jan 4, 13:58
Taiwan-based flexible PCB (FPCB) makers' combined production value as a percentage of global total is expected to reach15-20% in 2012, up from 10-15% currently, according to industry...
Normal HDD supply to resume in 1Q12, says GBM
Dec 16, 16:34
The global supply for hard disk drives is expected to return to normal as early as the first quarter of 2012, according to Global Brands Manufacture (GBM), which makes PCBs and also...
Taiwan PCB production value to slip 4% in 4Q11
Dec 8, 16:32
Taiwan's PCB production value is set to decrease 4% sequentially to NT$129.8 billion (US$4.3 billion) in the fourth quarter of 2011, due to a slowdown in orders, predicted the Industrial...
Iteq posts growth in November revenues
Dec 8, 16:24
Taiwan's Iteq, which manufactures copper-clad laminates (CCL) for the production of PCBs, has reported consolidated revenues for November 2011 grew only 0.7% sequentially which market...
Taiwan 3Q11 PCB production value up 9.2%
Dec 7, 16:23
Taiwan's PCB production value increased 9.2% sequentially to NT$135.2 billion (US$4.6 billion) in the third quarter of 2011, propelled by growth in sales of HDI boards, multi-layer...
Chin-Poon, Unitech land orders shifted from KCE
Dec 6, 16:13
Taiwan-based Chin-Poon Industrial and Unitech Printed Circuit Board have obtained orders for automotive PCBs shifted from Thailand's KCE Electronics since November, according to industry...
ShineMore starts OTC listing
Nov 29, 14:33
ShineMore Technology Materials, which manufactures copper-clad laminates (CCL) as well as aluminum heat-sink substrates for LED applications, began trading on Taiwan's OTC (over-the-counter)...
Ultrabooks to spur demand for HDI PCB
Nov 28, 14:57
PCB manufacturers generallly believe that ultrabooks will help stimulate demand for high-density interconnect (HDI) boards, when the new category of computer enjoys widespread adoption...
PCB industry unlikely to see upturn until 2Q12
Nov 22, 14:08
PCB and flexible PCB (FPCB) manufacturers including Career Technology, Tripod Technology and Unitech Printed Circuit Board, and upstream material providers such as CCL maker Iteq...