ALBANY, NY – The conformal coatings market for printed circuit boards is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 5.6% from 2018 to 2026 to $14.4 billion, according to Transparency Market Research (TMR). That’s up from sales of $8.87 billion in 2017, the research firm said.
MILPITAS, CA – North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted $2.69 billion in billings worldwide in April (three-month average basis), according to SEMI, up 26% year-over-year and 10.7% sequentially.
HAMPSHIRE, UK – The annual sales of fully autonomous vehicles (AVs) in the US will reach 5 million by 2026, says Juniper Research. The global market will account for 20 million new AVs sold during the same year.
BANNOCKBURN, IL – IPC released additional test coupons for the IPC-2221B Gerber Coupon Generator, an annual subscription service for IPC member companies.
HAIFA, ISRAEL – Green Point, the plastic and metal parts design and manufacturing division of Jabil, announced today the opening of its new 2,000 square meter Optics Technology Innovation Center here.
SCOTTSDALE, AZ – IC Insights has raised its expectations for 2018 capital spending by six percentage points to a 14% increase. If this occurs, it would be the first time semiconductor industry capital outlays exceeded $100 billion. The worldwide 2018 capital spending forecast figure is 53% higher than 2016 spending.