General Electric to Close Capacitor Factory

General Electric to Close Capacitor Factory in 2014 In late 2014, General Electric is expected to close its capacitor factory in Fort Edward, NY in favor of moving the operations… [more]

General Electric to Close Capacitor Factory General Electric to Close Capacitor Factory

Global Passive Component (Capacitor, Inductor, Resistor) Market and Lead Times in FY2013

Based on industry expert estimates*, global market dollar value for FY2012 (ending March 31) is expected to decrease by 7%.  The decrease correlates with the earthquake in Tohoku in… [more]

Global Passive Component (Capacitor, Inductor, Resistor) Market and Lead Times in FY2013 Global Passive Component (Capacitor, Inductor, Resistor) Market and Lead Times in FY2013

Yageo Posts Month on Month Loss of 7.1% for June

Yageo Corporation (TPE:2327), a leading passive electronic components supplier of multilayer ceramic capacitors, chip resistors, electrolytic capacitors, inductors, and others, announced… [more]

Yageo Posts Month on Month Loss of 7.1% for June Yageo Posts Month on Month Loss of 7.1% for June

AVX agrees to acquire the Tantalum Division of Nichicon Corporation

Press Release - 10/16/2012 AVX Corporation (AVX) reported that it has signed an agreement with Nichicon Corporation to purchase its Tantalum Component Division for approximately… [more]

AVX agrees to acquire the Tantalum Division of Nichicon Corporation AVX agrees to acquire the Tantalum Division of Nichicon Corporation

Supercapacitor Market Report Outlines 60 Year Corporate Development

A new market research report on the global markets for carbon and hybrid supercapacitors shows the corporate development for double layer carbon supercapacitor technology from 1953… [more]

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Aerovox Corp. – Tightly-controlled design and manufacturing processes reduce risk of film capacitor failure

Tightly- controlled design and manufacturing processes at Aerovox Corp. reduce risk of film capacitor failure By Ed Lobo, SVP/CTO, Aerovox Corp., New Bedford, Massachusetts … [more]

Aerovox Corp. – Tightly-controlled design and manufacturing processes reduce risk of film capacitor failure Aerovox Corp. - Tightly-controlled design and manufacturing processes reduce risk of film capacitor failure

KOA Speer Introduces TLR1E, One of Industry’s First 0402-Sized Metal Plate Resistors

From KOA Speer: Bradford, PA - October 18, 2012 KOA Speer Electronics is pleased to introduce the TLR1E, one of the first metal plate resistors in a 0402 package on the market.… [more]

KOA Speer Introduces TLR1E, One of Industry’s First 0402-Sized Metal Plate Resistors KOA Speer Introduces TLR1E, One of Industry's First 0402-Sized Metal Plate Resistors

Important Market Trends Impacting Metal Oxide Varistors: 2012-2016

This story addresses important market trends impacting the global demand for metal oxide varistors, which are key components used to protect sensitive electronic products from the impacts… [more]

Important Market Trends Impacting Metal Oxide Varistors: 2012-2016 Important Market Trends Impacting Metal Oxide Varistors: 2012-2016

Ceramic Dielectric Materials: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2012-2017

This is the 2012 analysis on the global market for ceramic dielectric materials consumed in the electronic component industry, with emphasis upon dielectric material consumption in… [more]

Ceramic Dielectric Materials:  World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2012-2017 Ceramic Dielectric Materials:  World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2012-2017