2020-06-23 - University of Birmingham

Manufacturers Must Rethink Global Operations in Face of COVID-19

Manufacturers must redesign and reform their global supply chains or global production networks (GPN) if they want to survive and…

2020-05-26 - George Leopold

Electronic Product Launches Stalled by Covid-19

A survey finds component prices are surging as supply chain disruptions continue. 53% of electronics industry product launches have been…

2020-05-18 - TrendForce

TSMC’s US Expansion Plan May be Accompanied by 12-inch Supply Chain

According to TrendForce, TSMC's expansion plan in the U.S. may be accompanied by other actors in 12-inch supply chain too...

2020-04-09 - Bolaji Ojo

How Has COVID-19 Changed Our World?

Scratch that thought if you are planning to go back to the old ways of doing business once COVID-19 blows…

2020-04-07 - Nitin Dahad

Teardown of Huawei Flagship Phone Finds US Parts

A teardown of the latest Huawei P40 phone suggests Qualcomm, Qorvo and Skyworks are still an essential part of the…

2020-03-31 - Fendy Wang

Huawei vs. Xiaomi: The Giants Which Fuelled China’s Growth

Huawei and Xiaomi both need to rapidly fill in their supply chains. They're doing it for different reasons, and they're…

2020-03-27 - Fendy Wang

Covid-19: More Closures Hit Asia

Our colleagues in China, Taiwan and other regions in Southeast Asia continue to report, from the ground, on the coronavirus's…

2020-03-09 - AspenCore Global Editorial Team

Covid-19: The Situation so Far

Covid-19 has accelerated the shift of manufacturing from China to elsewhere (other countries in Asia) – which had been already…

2020-02-20 - Barbara Jorgensen

Report: Coronavirus Fails to Incapacitate Chip Industry

The IC industry appears to have escaped the direct impact of the coronavirus crisis so far, but disruptions in packaging…

2020-02-19 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

Supply Chain: Impact of Covid-19 Still Unknown

The coronavirus epidemic is likely to have a negative impact on general markets, especially consumer markets. Global GDP is going…