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Outlook for chips, boards remains bright

Though some consumer market indicators show signs of a sluggish second half, many of the indicators for the electronics industry foretell continued growth. IPC figures are solid, as are those of the semiconductor materials world. Recently released IPC statistics for May showed a continuing rebound for our industry. Rigid PCB shipments were up 31.4 percent […]

Great Summary of the IPC Executive Summit Meeting

Thanks Ray Rasmussen of pcb007.com for a good summary of the Executive Summit meeting. Highlights included a look at the printed electronics, military, medical, and solar markets and industry forecasts. Ray was surprised, as were many attendees by Plexus Corp.’s Andy Hyatt’s presentation on medical where he shared that some customers are requesting lots as […]