All Entries in the Category : End Markets

Northrop Grumman dedicates $100M plant expansion

Northrop Grumman Corp.’s new 400,000-square-foot Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence in St. Augustine — which will eventually add 400 jobs and more than $100 million in capital investment — will be completed by next year.

: Mil/Aero

GM 1Q Global Sales Up 2 Pct

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors says it sold 2.42 million cars and trucks in the first three months of the year, keeping it slightly ahead of Volkswagen in the global sales race.

: Auto/Trans, Data

Global smartphone shipments up to nearly 277M units in Q1

Global smartphone shipments rose 1.13% on quarter to 266.9 million units in the first quarter of 2014, and are expected to climb another 6.7% to 284.5 million units in the following quarter, according to TrendForce.

: Data, Telecom

Commentary: Foxconn relies too heavily on Apple

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) is exposing itself to high risks by relying too much on a single client. Foxconn has revealed that its biggest client accounted for 50.63%, or NT$2 trillion of its revenues in 2013, up from 47.77%, or NT$1.86 trillion in 2012.

: Data, EMS

Apple, Samsung account for 85% of China 4GLTE market

Apple and Samsung Electronics combined took an 85% share of the 4G LTE smartphone market in China in the first two months of 2014, according to data compiled by China-based Sino Market Research.

: Data, Telecom

Galaxy 5 Shows Innovation Slowing

The Galaxy S5 is indicative of a broader trend in the smartphone: evolution over revolution. We have been spoiled with revolutionary new features and game-changing performance increases. However, the hardware innovation appears to be slowing down.

: Telecom

Electronic Components and Electronic Equipment Outlook 4/16/14

Electronic Components and Electronic Equipment Outlook – TTI MarketEye – Walt Custer 4/16/14.

: Data, Semicon, Statistics, Trends