Top Five MPU Suppliers Expand Share of Sales to 86% in 2021
June 30, 2022Total microprocessor sales are expected to maintain double-digit percentage growth in 2022, rising nearly 12% to a record-high $114.8 billion, thanks to higher average selling prices (ASPs).
LG accelerates its EV charger business
June 29, 2022LG Electronics announces it has acquired South Korean electric vehicle charger solutions provider, AppleMango Co., Ltd., jointly with GS Energy and GS Neotek.
Scania to accelerate electrification with Keysight
June 29, 2022Swedish manufacturer of heavy transport vehicles, Scania, establishes a battery laboratory with Keysight’s Scienlab battery test solutions.
NCAB Group acquires Kestrel in the UK
June 23, 2022PCB supplier NCAB announces that it has acquired 100% of the shares in Kestrel International Circuits Ltd from the Merlin PCB Group Ltd.
Sivers Semiconductors completes the integration of MixComm
June 23, 2022Swedish Sivers Semiconductors says it has completed the integration of MixComm, creating a challenger in 5G, SATCOM and radar.
ABB opens its largest DC fast charger production facility in Italy
June 22, 2022ABB E-mobility has officially opening of the company’s largest DC fast charger production site to date - the E-mobility Centre of Excellence in Valdarno, Tuscany.
Smith adds 30,000 square feet of space in Houston
June 21, 2022The distributor of electronic components has officially opened its new global services hub in Houston, Texas. The new location adds 30,000 square feet of space for the company’s services.
Samsung invests in Israeli AI systems & semiconductor company
June 20, 2022Samsung Ventures has made an investment in NeuReality, an Israeli AI systems and semiconductor company.
TÜV Rheinland opens test centre for EV drive batteries
June 20, 2022TÜV Rheinland has opened a new European test center for electrical vehicle drive batteries at the Dutch–German Avantis business park.
TF-AMD expands with new manufacturing site in Malaysia
June 17, 2022TF-AMD Microelectronics plans to expand its manufacturing facility in Penang with the construction of a second site at Batu Kawan Industrial Park, Penang. A move set to create more than 3,000 new jobs.
ZF launches expanded facility in Hyderabad
June 14, 2022ZF strengthens its technology footprint in India with the launch of an expanded facility in Hyderabad to support the company's plan to grow to 5'000 engineers in the near future.
Altair expands and acquires Concept Engineering
June 14, 2022Computational science and artificial intelligence company, Altair, has acquired Concept Engineering, a provider of electronic system visualization software.
LEO satellite business booming - driving global output value
June 13, 2022In 2022, the United States, China, and the United Kingdom will actively promote the deployment of low Earth orbit (LEO) satellites.
ST continues to grow in Morocco – opens new clean room
June 10, 2022STMicroelectronics has officially opened its new clean room – dedicated to silicon carbide products – at its location in Bouskoura, Morocco.
An unavoidable issue getting too little attention
June 10, 2022Obsolescence is unavoidable, it can happen at any stage of the supply chain, and if there are no tools or strategies to handle it in place – it can be very costly.
Global semiconductor market expected to grow 16.3% in 2022
June 08, 2022Following a strong growth year of 26.2% in the year 2021, World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS) expects another year of double-digit growth for the worldwide semiconductor market in 2022 with a forecast of USD 646 billion, up 16.3%, reports ESIA.
TI on top of the world as the biggest analog IC supplier
June 08, 2022With analog sales of USD 14.1 billion and 19% marketshare, Texas Instruments maintained its firm grip as the world’s leading supplier of analog devices in 2021.
Allegro MicroSystems to acquire Heyday Integrated Circuits
June 02, 2022Sensing and power semiconductor solutions provider Allegro MicroSystems announces the entry into an agreement to acquire Heyday Integrated Circuits, specialising in compact, fully-integrated isolated gate drivers that enable energy conversion in high-voltage gallium nitride and silicon carbide wide-bandgap semiconductor designs.
Semiconductor growth still seen at 11% despite 2022 headwindsLoad more news
June 02, 2022New quarterly update shows higher gains in microprocessors and power discretes this year, but lowers sales increases in optoelectronics while the global economy faces greater risks, according to a new report from IC Insights.