Packaging and testing firms see sales bottom in 1Q12

Major Taiwan-based IC packaging and testing houses including Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE), Silicon Precision Industries (SPIL), Powertech Technology (PTI) and Walton Advanced Engineering all expect sales to start growing after hitting bottom in the first quarter.

  • IC testing house Ardentec expects sales to start growing after hitting bottom in the first quarter of 2012, as orders, particularly those placed by Europe-based customers, pick up...
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    Walton Advanced Engineering expects sales to register sequential growth starting the second quarter after hitting bottom in the first. The memory-IC backend service provider has also...
  • SPIL chair sees chip market rebound

    Thursday 16 February 2012
    The global semiconductor market is expected to stage a quick recovery after hitting bottom in the first quarter of 2012, Silicon Precision Industries (SPIL) chairman Bough Lin said...
  • ASE expects sales rebound in 2Q12

    Monday 13 February 2012
    Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) has estimated that its core IC assembly test and material (ATM) business will post another sequential decrease of 6-9% in shipments in the...
  • Memory packaging and testing specialist Powertech Technology (PTI) now expects its sales to decrease up to 10% sequentially in the first quarter of 2012, company chairman DK Tsai...
  • Chipbond Technology has expressed caution about the company's business outlook for the rest of 2011 and first-quarter 2012, as generally weak demand continues to plague the LCD panel...
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