Market share of top 3 suppliers of base stations to undergo slight decline in 2021
July 29, 2021Chinese and European suppliers of base station equipment are expected to once again account for a global market share of more than 70% in 2021, and the top three suppliers (along with their respective market shares) are, in order, China-based Huawei (30%), Sweden-based Ericsson (23%), and Finland-based Nokia (20%), according to TrendForce’s latest investigations.
STMicro manufactures first 200mm SiC wafers in Sweden
July 28, 2021STMicroelectronics has manufactured the first 200mm (8-inch) Silicon-Carbide (SiC) bulk wafers for prototyping next-generation power devices from its facility in Norrköping, Sweden.
Swedens importance for Kitron
July 15, 2021Sweden as a geographic market drives Kitron. The EMS provider recorded revenues of NOK 994 million (EUR 96.4 million) during the second quarter of 2021, out of this total, NOK 472.3 million (EUR 45.5 millon) came from the Swedish market.
ICAPE Group expands in Malaysia
July 13, 2021One year after the creation of the group's new sales office in Malaysia – managed by Mr. Jeffrey Wan – ICAPE Group says that it is well ahead of its objectives with a growth of 20%.
Abracon acquires Proant AB and Proant Asia Limited
July 09, 2021Passive component specialist Abracon, announces that it has acquired Proant AB and Proant Asia Limited, privately held antenna suppliers headquartered in Umeå, Sweden and Hong Kong, respectively.
Volvo and Geely to create joint powertrain operations
July 08, 2021Volvo Cars and its parent company Geely Holding have agreed to create a joint venture under the name Aurobay for its powertrain operations, as the companies proceed with their earlier announced plans to merge these into a new, stand-alone business.
NOTE starts deliveries to Mölnlycke
July 06, 2021After several years of development work together with Mölnlycke, a medical products and solutions company, NOTE has signed an agreement for the manufacturing of the company's new generation of wound care products.
Hanza to manufacture air purifiers for Njord Clean Air
July 02, 2021The Swedish EMS provider has signed an agreement with Njord for complete manufacture of air purifiers. Production will take place in Hanza's Swedish manufacturing cluster and the initial order amounts to approximately SEK 12 million (EUR 1.18 million).
Polarium partners with battery manufacturer Northvolt
June 28, 2021Polarium and Northvolt have initiated a long-term partnership in which Northvolt will supply Polarium with lithium-ion battery cells. The move will make Polarium the first company to offer energy storage for telecom networks built on Northvolt’s green battery cells.
Enics launches recruitment drive to enable growth
June 23, 2021The EMS provider is growing its volumes in electronics manufacturing, as well as expanding its capabilities to wider extent of the electronics product lifecycle. To enable this, Enics will increase its recruiting in Finland and Sweden over the next years.
Volvo Car and Northvolt build giga-factory in Europe
June 21, 2021Volvo Car Group intends to establish a joint venture with Swedish battery company Northvolt to develop and produce more sustainable batteries, tailored to power the next generation of pure electric Volvo and Polestar cars.
A fire-fighting robot developed in Sweden - by Scanfil
June 15, 2021Realisator Robotics has, together with Scanfil and in close cooperation with the larger Swedish Rescue Services and the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB), developed a fire-fighting robot Fumo.
Hanza invests to further develop its operations in Sweden
June 09, 2021Swedish EMS provider Hanza is experiencing continued good market development and will therefore expands its operations in Sweden. The company is investing approximately SEK 25 million (EUR 2.48 million) to strengthening its operations.
Northvolt raises $2.75 billion to expand Swedish gigafactory
June 09, 2021The Swedish battery manufacturer says it has signed a USD 2.75 billion private placement to finance further battery cell production capacity and R&D efforts. The company is looking to expand its Swedish gigafactory, Northvolt Ett, from 40 to 60 GWh of annual capacity.
Enics Turgi loses production to other sites
May 07, 2021After 6-week consultations with employee unions are concluded, Enics announces the decision to transfer manufacturing from Enics Turgi site in Switzerland to other Enics sites in Europe.
Tata Nordics opens shop in Gothenburg
April 23, 2021Earlier this year, Tata Technologies began operations in its wholly owned subsidiary in Gothenburg, Sweden. It also marks the completion of its acquisition deal with Escenda AB in 2017.
Growth at Mekoprint Cables - aiming to reach DKK 100 million
March 25, 2021Since 2011, Danish industrial group Mekoprint has supplied cable harnessing to both small and large companies in Northern Europe. The Mekoprint Cables division can now celebrate its 10-year anniversary with the prospect of achieving a turnover of DKK 100 million (EUR 13.5 million) in 2021.
Note gets manufacturing contract from Swedish customer
March 17, 2021Sweden-headquarted electronics manufacturer Note has secured a new manufacturing deal from an un-named Swedish customer from the industrial market sector.
VW orders battery cells worth $14 billion from Northvolt
March 16, 2021The partnership between the two companies deepens as Northvolt is selected as a strategic lead supplier for battery cells for Volkswagen with a USD 14 billion order.
“Europe needs to move faster to meet the demand”Load more news
March 11, 2021In a new report from Eurobattery Minerals, covering raw materials supply and demand for e-mobility, it becomes clear that the mining production and the sourcing of raw materials within the EU need to scale up - and that is sooner rather than later.