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China suppliers, new enemies of the Taiwan IT industry?
  • As China-based OEMs/ODMs and component suppliers are gradually achieving improvements in their technologies and are outmatching Taiwan players in terms of costs and flexibility, Taiwan's IT industry is now facing a serious threat from the China supply chain.

    Last update: Wednesday 14 August 2013 [8 news items]

China-based IC designer Allwinner lands orders from Taiwan

Aug 14, 12:40

China-based Allwinner Technology has won orders for its processors for use in tablets from Taiwan-based Micro-Star International (MSI) and expects to land similar orders from Asustek...

Lenovo-Compal joint venture to outsource front-end manufacturing to China OEMs

Aug 12, 11:51

Lenovo and Compal Electronics' joint venture in China has recently started outsourcing its front-end manufacturing to China-based notebook OEMs, aiming to quickly raise its capacity,...

China-based BYD lands Intel 7-inch educational tablet orders

Aug 7, 21:57

After having landed smartphone orders from Nokia, Samsung Electronics, Huawei, BlackBerry and High-Tech Computer (HTC), China-based EMS provider BYD has recently acquired orders for...

China component suppliers to join Intel 2-in-1 supply chain

Aug 6, 10:46

In addition to Taiwan-based component suppliers, Intel is now also inviting China-based suppliers to join its 2-in-1 product supply chain, hoping to leverage their cost advantages...

China PC supply chain competing for orders with cheaper quotes

Jul 22, 21:10

China-based component makers have recently started competing for orders from PC ODMs with their advantages in product quote, which is about 10-20% lower than the market's average,...

China-based BYD strengthening presence in global OEM/EMS smartphone, tablet markets

Jul 10, 11:39

China-based BYD Electronic has strengthened its presence in the global OEM/EMS smartphone and tablet markets, posing increased competition to Taiwan-based handset ODMs and component...

Taiwan component makers worried about drops in Samsung global smartphone market share

Jul 8, 20:51

Samsung Electronics, currently the world's largest smartphone vendor, has continually downwardly adjusted its shipment targets by 10-20% during the past two quarters, causing Taiwan-based...

China stringent money policies expected to benefit Taiwan component factories

Jun 28, 12:06

As the China government has enforced very stringent money supply policies, small China-based notebook component makers have faced operational problems due to difficulty obtaining...

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    Before Going to Press | 6h 13min ago

  • Chipbond to boost sales generated from non-driver ICs, says report

    Before Going to Press | 6h 15min ago

  • Demand for UV-A LEDs may take off in 2015, say Taiwan makers

    Before Going to Press | 6h 16min ago

  • PTI looks to moderate growth in 3Q15

    Before Going to Press | 6h 17min ago

  • PC replacement pushed by Windows 10 may come slowly, sat Taiwan makers

    Before Going to Press | 6h 17min ago

  • Taiwan market: Samsung to launch tablet Galaxy Tab S2

    Before Going to Press | 6h 19min ago

  • Taiwan IoT makers have to develop innovative applications to compete in global IoT market, says Acer founder

    Before Going to Press | 6h 21min ago

  • Epistar may suffer 3Q15 net loss per share of NT$0.18

    Before Going to Press | 6h 22min ago

  • Sony to launch new-generation optical discs in cooperation with Panasonic, says Nikkei

    Before Going to Press | 6h 23min ago

  • Taiwan accepts ITA 2

    Before Going to Press | 6h 25min ago

  • Baidu posts 2Q15 revenues of CNY16.58 billion

    Before Going to Press | 6h 26min ago

  • MediaTek 3Q15 sales to rise 15-20%

    Before Going to Press | 6h 26min ago

  • China IC backend firms reportedly obtain orders from Qualcomm, MediaTek

    Before Going to Press | 6h 27min ago

  • China-, Taiwan-based makers hike August prices for solar-grade polycrystalline silicon wafers

    Before Going to Press | 6h 27min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Taiwan makers to see flat shipment growth for large-size panels in 2H15

    Before Going to Press | 6h 28min ago

  • AUO expects weak panel demand in 2H15

    Before Going to Press | 6h 29min ago

  • Smartphone vendors uninterested in Windows 10, say Taiwan makers

    Before Going to Press | 6h 29min ago

  • E Ink and Netronix jointly invest in new development facilities

    Before Going to Press | 6h 30min ago

  • Inotera raises capex for 2015

    Before Going to Press | 6h 31min ago

  • China market: Meizu to start marketing fast mobile chargers

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