Walsin Technology Corporation, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of passive electronic components, including MLCC and Chip resistor, reported February 2010 sales of NT$ 2.709 billion, which is an increase of 25.5% over February 2009 revenues. Passive component revenues were NT$1.289 billion in February, while Hannastar (PCB) accounted for NT$1.289 billion. The company reported increasing demand from the notebook computer, EMS and LCD display segment of the market.
Additional Resources: (1) Passive Electronic Components: World Market Outlook: 2010-2015 ISBN # 1-893211-99-1 (2010). (2) Linear Resistors: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2009-2014 ISBN # 1-893211-24-X (7/2009) (3) Ceramic Capacitors: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2009-2014 ISBN # 1-893211-25-8 (December 2009)