Tag Archives: market research

Public Data

I was pleasantly surprised this morning to receive a note from IPC indicating a change to its data collection methods. In an announcement touting its new market research subscription series, IPC said it would use aggregate company data along with … Continue reading

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One-Stop Shop

If you are looking for a snapshot of the latest (or historical) market statistics, we’ve begun compiling all the data from a host of sources in one place on the PCD&F website. Among the data we are posting include book-to-bills … Continue reading

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One-Stop Shop

If you are looking for a snapshot of the latest (or historical) market statistics, we’ve begun compiling all the data from a host of sources in one place on the CIRCUITS ASSEMBLY website. Among the data we are posting include … Continue reading

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The Street Loves Chips

Some good news from TheStreet.com today, and it’s based not on recent activity but on data from 2008. Semiconductor equipment sales will grow 20% in 2010 and 49% in 2011, the financial news site forecast today, citing (several times!) “proprietary … Continue reading

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Relisted

Research firm iSuppli’s Top 10 Global EMS firms list, which came out today, differs in several respects from Circuits Assembly’s findings. Why? It may be that the iSuppli data for Foxconn take into account non-EMS related sales (the company also … Continue reading

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iSuppli Ups the Ante

iSuppli is on to something, and it’s about time. The research firm today distributed its estimates for the smartphone market in 2009. But instead of forecasting a single number, the company provided a range based on the best- (new options … Continue reading

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