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DRAM prices are expected to fall sequentially 4Q18

According to DRAMeXchange, DRAM prices are expected to fall sequentially 4Q18. DRAM suppliers have begun to negotiate with their clients contract prices for the fourth quarter since the middle of August, according to DRAMeXchange, which expects prices to weaken following nine consecutive quarters of growth. The weak price trend is due to “increasing supply yet fairly limited…

Electronic Components Distributors make Big Gains in 2017

The electronics industry saw the signs of a turnaround in the second half of the year as demand spiked and lead times extended for memory ICs (DRAMs and NAND flash), capacitors, resistors, discrete semiconductors and power components. Longer lead times – and allocations – have plagued buyers throughout 2017 and into 2018. This has led…

Micron DRAM Price May Not Rise

It is said that China’s Anti-Monopoly Bureau of Ministry of Commerce held a meeting with representatives from Micron Technology on 24 May 2018, to express concerns about the continuing price increase for PC DRAM products over the past quarters. The rising prices have made Chinese PC-OEMs struggling under component cost pressure. In addition, Micron had…

U.S. bans American Companies from Selling Electronic Components to Chinese phone maker ZTE

U.S. bans American Companies from Selling Electronic Components to Chinese phone maker ZTE for 7 years

The U.S. Department of Commerce has banned American companies from selling components to Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp for seven years after breaking an agreement reached after it was caught illegally shipping goods to Iran, U.S. officials said on Monday. The U.S. action, first reported by Reuters Report, could be devastating to ZTE since American…

MLCC Again Increase The Price: Price Structural Supply Shortage To Intensify

MLCC Again Increase The Price: Price Structural Supply Shortage To Intensify

MLCC Again Increase The Price. Many MLCC Manufacturers have announce the price increase again and again, this time CHAOZHOU THREE-CIRCLE(GROUP) CO. , LTD Announce MLCC increase their pirce.   MLCC price will increase into 2019. As Japanese MLCC makers including Murata have begun to convert their capacity for general-type MLCCs to automotive MLCCs since 2017, the…

Resistor Shortage: Sustained shortage of electronic components

Resistor Shortage: Sustained shortage of electronic components

Compared to DRAM, NAND Flash, and FPGA, the availability of passive components; such as resistors, MLCC, and antennas, was not of any concern within the electronics industry. These passive components are just basic building blocks within every electronic product providing minimal impact on the complexity of the design. However, the persistent shortage of passive components…

Unigroup Spreadtrum & RDA Collaborates with Google’s GMS Express Program

Unigroup Spreadtrum & RDA, a world’s leading fabless semiconductor company with advanced technology in mobile communications and IoT, today announced their official collaboration with GoogleTM on the GMS Express program. Spreadtrum’s full line of products will support Google’s GMS Express program including the newly released AndroidTM Oreo and Android Go configurations. Spreadtrum has been committed to providing…

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Allchips won 10 million of A Round Investment in January 2018

Allchips, the intelligent electronic components supply chain service platform, announced that they have finished the A Round Investment with 10 million. This round of financing was leaded by Langke Investment, and Lanhai Zhongli ,Reading Capital followed.  The investment of this round will be used in developing intelligent supply chain and enlarging market share. Allchips is an…

Cryptocurrency Operations Forge Ahead Despite Rising Regulatory Concerns

Mentioned in an article regarding the cryptocurrency market published recently on CBSNews.com MoneyWatch , a small bright spot for the cryptocurrency future, JPMorgan Chief Executive Jamie Dimon told Fox Business News he regretted calling bitcoin a “fraud” and threatening to fire employees who traded the digital money. Though Dimon described bitcoin’s underlying blockchain technology as…