333 news items tagged spot market
Nanya posts revenue decrease in 4Q19Monday 6 January 2020
Taiwan-based DRAM memory maker Nanya Technology saw its December revenues increase by a slight 1.6% sequentially, but revenues for the fourth quarter fall over 10% on quarter.
Power outage at Samsung fab to affect memory spot pricesFriday 3 January 2020
A brief power outage that took place recently at Samsung Electronics' production base in Hwaseong will have a short-term impact on the memory spot market prices, industry sources...
GlobalWafers sees order visibility improveWednesday 25 December 2019
Silicon wafer manufacturer GlobalWafers has seen better-than-expected order visibility for the first quarter of 2020, particularly for 12-inch wafers, according to company chairperson...
DRAM contract prices to stop falling in 1Q20, says DRAMeXchangeMonday 16 December 2019
DRAM spot market prices have begun to rebound, according to DRAMeXchange. Market sentiment has been strengthened while buyers are more willing to raise their inventory levels.
Silicon wafer makers see chipmakers reluctant to strike LTA contractsTuesday 12 November 2019
Silicon wafer manufacturers have seen their clients become more reluctant to sign long-term agreements (LTA) particularly those for 8-inch and smaller size products, according to...
Global 2Q19 DRAM market posts 9% drop, NAND flash flatFriday 16 August 2019
The global DRAM memory industry dropped 9% in output value sequentially in the second quarter, while the NAND flash sector stayed flat, according to DRAMeXchange.
GlobalWafers turns conservativeMonday 12 August 2019
Silicon wafer company GlobalWafers has turned conservative about its sales outlook this year, citing unfavorable macro factors affecting semiconductor demand.
Nanya expects double-digit shipment rise in 3Q19Tuesday 6 August 2019
Nanya Technology has reiterated its previous remark that the company's DRAM bit shipments are expected to register a double-digit sequential increase in the third quarter.
Memory spot prices to continue rallyTuesday 6 August 2019
Spot market prices for DRAM and NAND flash memory will continue rallying in the short term, driven by the ongoing trade disputes between Japan and South Korea, as well as suppliers'...
Memory spot prices rebounding, contract quotes to rise in AugustWednesday 24 July 2019
Spot market prices for DRAM and NAND flash memory chips have been on the rise since the beginning of July, and their contract prices may bottom out by the end of the month, according...
DRAM contract prices remain under downward pressure, says DRAMeXchangeThursday 18 July 2019
Spot market prices for DRAM memory have started rebounding recently and will continue their growth in the short term, according to DRAMeXchange. But DRAM contract market prices are...
Silicon wafer suppliers see demand fade, spot prices plummetThursday 27 June 2019
Silicon wafer manufacturers have experienced a slowdown in orders from the chipmaking industry, while spot prices for silicon wafers are falling fast, according to industry sources...
DRAM spot prices continue slideThursday 6 June 2019
DRAM spot market prices continue their downward trend in June, with prices for 8Gb chips falling below US$3, according to industry sources.
Taiwan memory module firms focus more on niche-market productsMonday 3 June 2019
Taiwan-based memory module makers have put increased focus on growing sales of their high-margin niche-market product lines to mitigate the impact of falling DRAM and NAND flash prices...
DRAM spot prices fall up to 15% in MayWednesday 29 May 2019
DRAM market spot prices have fallen 13-15% in May, and are set to continue their downward trend in June, according to industry sources. The price drops are being triggered by first-tier...
Falling SSD prices to drive greater adoption in notebooks, othersThursday 13 September 2018
NAND flash chip prices have fallen to the levels of two years ago, while SSD prices have hit their sweet spot, according to industry sources. Falling SSD prices are set to drive the...
PC DRAM contract prices stay flat in August, says DRAMeXchangeTuesday 4 September 2018
PC DRAM contract prices have stayed unchanged in August, with average prices for 4GB and 8GB DDR4 modules remaining flat at US$34.50 and US$68, respectively, according to DRAMeXcha...
Eight-inch foundries face unclear order visibility in 4Q18Monday 3 September 2018
Eight-inch IC foundries have seen order visibility become unclear for the fourth quarter of 2018, according to sources at Taiwan-based IC design houses.
Yageo resumes taking orders for chip resistors from China clientsFriday 12 January 2018
Taiwan-based passive components supplier Yageo has decided to resume taking orders for chip resistors from China customers at 15-20% higher quotes amid serious shortages in the market...
DRAM spot prices hit 18-month high, says DRAMeXchangeFriday 3 February 2017
DRAM spot market prices have risen to an 18-month high, with prices for 4Gb DDR4 chips reaching US$3.347, according to DRAMeXchange.
DRAM prices to stabilize in 2017, says DRAMeXchangeTuesday 21 June 2016
DRAM prices will become stable in 2017 as chipmakers implement supply controls, according to DRAMeXchange.
DRAM spot prices hit 28-month low, says CNATuesday 30 June 2015
DRAM spot prices have fallen further, with prices for mainstream 4Gb DDR3 chips reaching US$2.64 - the lowest level in 28 months, Taiwan's Central News Agency (CNA) quoted...
DRAM prices fall 9% in 2Q15, says paperMonday 25 May 2015
DRAM spot prices continue to fall in the second quarter of 2015, with prices for 4Gb DDR3 chips having fallen about 9%, Taiwan's Central News Agency (CNA) quoted DRAMeXchange...
Gigastorage expects operations to break even in 1Q16Friday 22 May 2015
Solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Gigastorage, also still suffering operating losses, expects business operations to break even in the first quarter of 2016 due to use of...
DRAM spot prices hit more than 7-month low, says DRAMeXchangeThursday 4 December 2014
DRAM spot prices continue to fall with prices for mainstream DDR3 4Gb chips dropping to US$3.74, the lowest since April 17, according to DRAMeXchange.