Wednesday 20 September 2023
India's oldest discrete semiconductor provider sets up ATMP lines
India-based Continental Device India (CDIL Semiconductors) announced a comeback in the semiconductor manufacturing business, with two ATMP lines expected on board. The oldest discrete semiconductor provider in India is looking to capitalize on the rising demand for electronics and a growing ecosystem in India.
Tuesday 19 September 2023
Sales performance of iPhone 15 series in 2023: too early to tell
Analyses diverge on how well the overall sales for the iPhone 15 series will perform this year. Due to the unexpectedly high order amount and the fact that the series is still in the initial stages of mass production, it is still too early to reach a conclusion, say industry sources. Potential supply chain issues, restrictions from the Chinese government, and competition from Huawei could still steer the sales of the iPhone 15 series in different directions.
Monday 18 September 2023
India's Coforge: a deep dive into their AI-first approach
Indian digital services and solutions provider Coforge is set to embed generative and other AI forms into its core operations. The recent introduction of 'Coforge Quasar,' a generative AI platform, underscores the company's interest in advancing enterprise AI capabilities. Notably, Quasar boasts an impressive suite of over 100 pre-integrated APIs ready for deployment.
Monday 18 September 2023
India-based PCB manufacturer plans to launch first made-in-India PC motherboard
Noida-based Sahasra Electronic Solutions, an affiliate with Sahasra Group, intends to launch the first made-in-India computer motherboard in November.
Monday 18 September 2023
India approves Tata's ATMP project
Following iPhone case manufacturing, Tata Group plans to set up an ATMP facility in southern India, which may be the first such facility set up by an Indian conglomerate.
Monday 18 September 2023
Foxconn to double employment in india
V. Lee, the Foxconn representative in India, said in a LinkedIn post that the group aims for another doubling of employment, FDI, and business size in India. Lee did not elaborate on the timeline of Foxconn's expansion plan in India. According to Reuters, Foxconn employs 40,000 people in India.
Monday 18 September 2023
India roundup: Apple's suppliers in India move to ramp up iPhone 15 and parts manufacturing
India is put in the spotlight as Apple launched its latest iPhone 15 series, with a portion of the models to be produces in India.
Friday 15 September 2023
Implications of latest merger between Taiwan and Canadian IC distributors to IC design industry
When the world is de-globalizing, it is the best time for Taiwan to re-connect to the global market. When a Taiwan-based IC distributor is moving toward the European and American markets via acquisition, how can Taiwanese fabless companies not gauge the pulse of this important trend?
Friday 15 September 2023
India-based iPhone case maker reported larger losses
Tata Electronics, the subsidiary of Tata Group engaged in iPhone case manufacturing, generated revenues from mobile phone parts manufacturing but incurred huge losses.
Friday 15 September 2023
Foxconn reportedly to make iPhone 15 Plus in India starting 4Q
Following iPhone 15, Foxconn is reportedly to make another iPhone 15 model, iPhone 15 Plus, at its Chennai facility.
Thursday 14 September 2023
Zen Energy develops long-lifetime batteries for light electric vehicles
Light electric vehicles are rising in Asia. Canadian startup Zen Energy sees the opportunity and has developed batteries with quadruple lifetime for two and three-wheelers. The company has chosen India as a launchpad to expand its business in Asia.
Thursday 14 September 2023
Taiwanese MCU and diode suppliers eyeing Indian market potential
As India emerges as a global electronics manufacturing hub, Taiwan-based electronics suppliers are participating in Electronica India 2023, looking to expand their presence in the large market.
Thursday 14 September 2023
Tesla to double components sourcing from India
As the talks between Tesla and the Indian government are reportedly ongoing, Tesla has been sourcing components from India, which is expected to increase in 2023.
Wednesday 13 September 2023
India iPhone 15 production capacity still lags behind China
China and India have both contributed to the initial production volumes of the iPhone 15 series but the share from China is still larger than that from India with the latter still having room for growth. iPhones made in India are primarily for satisfying local demand and neighboring markets, according to sources from the upstream supply chain.
Wednesday 13 September 2023
Network device makers see orders from Asia Pacific strengthen
Taiwan-based network device companies have seen a substantial pickup in customer orders from the Asia Pacific region, particularly India, since the second half of 2023, according to company sources.
Wednesday 13 September 2023
SE Asia to emerge as major chip hub as US looks to nurture Vietnam
Following the semiconductor partnership between the US and Vietnam and US-based GlobalFoundries' opening of a new plant in Singapore, the US is looking to build a more diversified semiconductor supply chain, with South and Southeast Asian countries expected to emerge.
2023 Supply Chain Summit
Global server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2022
Global high-end AI server shipments to soar in 2023, says DIGITIMES Research
In light of Huawei's 5G smartphone launch, US could pose even stricter sanctions, said DIGITIMES Research
Global foundry revenues anticipated to rise for 2024 despite lingering chip demand weakness, says DIGITIMES Research