TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Tokyo Electron, the world’s No.3 supplier of semiconductor manufacturing equipment, will not supply to Chinese clients blacklisted by Washington, a senior company executive told Reuters.
Since the White House announced its intention to impose tariffs on Mexican imports, consumers have been reading the mainstream press to figure out the impact. Supply chain professionals, meanwhile, have been wrestling with the impact on the global electronics supply chain.
Few companies epitomise the era of globalisation better than Hon Hai, the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer. Known as Foxconn Technology Group, its formula for success includes: massive plants in China run with an abundant supply of low-cost labour, proximity to clusters of suppliers...
When the US and Mexico reached an agreement on tariffs last week, the sigh of relief in the Korean electronics industry was palpable. But industry officials said Korean electronics giants would remain on their guard amid ongoing trade conflicts, including the one between China and the US.
Some Chinese exporters are going to extreme lengths to avoid the hit from Donald Trump’s tariffs.Vietnam said on Sunday that it found dozens of fake product-origin certificates and illegal transfers by companies trying to sidestep U.S. tariffs on everything from agriculture to textiles and steel.
Global billings for chipmaking equipment during the first quarter this year plummeted as the semiconductor industry hunkers down in the trade war between the U.S. and China.
Billings in the first quarter plunged 19 percent from the same period a year ago to $13.8 billion, according to global electronics industry association SEMI.
In a new warning about immigrant crime, a top ICE official Wednesday said that Iran, Russia, and China are using visiting students to steal military and high-tech secrets from schools and research centers, many funded by U.S. taxpayers.
Atlanta -- ECIA has posted a report titled, 'Analysis of the US / China Escalating Trade War and Its Impact on the Electronics Components Supply Chain' by Dale Ford, ECIA's Chief Analyst. Ford is a highly respected industry analyst with extensive experience producing award winning market research.
Peyman Amiri Larijani, 33, a citizen of Iran and former resident of Istanbul, Turkey, was charged in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia in two separate indictments.
More technology firms based in Taiwan are moving manufacturing out of mainland China and onto the island. Their decisions follow the latest round of US tariffs on China imports, which would raise tariffs on many tech imports to 25%.