AVX Reports Net Sales Up 8% Sequentially; 36% Year-On-Year For June 2010 Quarter

AVX Corporation (NYSE: AVX) AVX today reported preliminary unaudited results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2010. Highlights: Revenue for the June 2010 quarter of $396.5 million increased 8% from the previous quarter and increased 36% from the first quarter of last year. AVX manufactures ceramic capacitors, tantalum capacitors, DC and AC film capacitors, connectors, circuit protection components; and also re-sells products manufactured by Kyocera Corporation of Japan.

AVX Sales Trend By Quarter (In Millions of USD) Through June 2010


AVX Corporation manufactures ceramic capacitors, tantalum capacitors, DC film Capacitors; AC Film
Capacitors, Niobium Oxide and Glass Capacitors; the company also produces metal oxide varistors and connectors.

Additional Resources: (1) Tantalum Capacitors: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2010-2015 ISBN # 1-893211-11-8 (© April 2010) (2) (1) Ceramic Capacitors: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2009-2014 ISBN # 1-893211-25-8 (December 2009) (3) Competitive Analysis of The World’s Top Passive Component Manufacturers: 2007 ISBN # 0-929717-97-X (2007). (3) Metal Oxide Varistors: World Market Outlook: 2008-2013 ISBN # 1-893211-34-7 (2008)