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Semiconductor Industry News - February 2023 Update

SiC and GaN semiconductors are rising in popularity as Wolfspeed builds a new facility in Germany.

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Electronic Component Market News - February 2023 Update

Updates on supply chain shortages, excess inventory challenges, lead time updates, and more can be found here.

Auto components are still scarce

Why Are Automotive Components Still Scarce if the Chip Glut is Here?

The chip glut is rapidly growing but automotive manufacturers are still struggling to get stock, how is that possible?

Buying excess helps both sellers and buyers

Why Buying Excess Stock is Beneficial to Manufacturers Right Now

Component costs are rising, some are still scarce, and others might be counterfeited, how do you avoid these problems? Simple, buy excess stock!

Excess might be growing but chipmaking plans won't crumble under it

Will Excess Affect Chipmaking Facility Plans?

As excess stock grows and chipmakers slash production, what is going to happen to the chipmaking facilities they've spent billions on?

Automotive trends in 2023

5 Automotive Industry Trends to Watch in 2023

The automotive industry is experiencing unprecedented leaps in innovation. Let's discuss the coolest advances to keep an eye on in 2023.

smart street lights are changing the game

What is Smart Street Lighting and What Goes into It

Smart features have been used in lighting applications for awhile now, but what are smart streetlights and why are they so important for future tech developments in cities?

Happy New Year!

Global Electronic Component Shortage - December 2022 Update

Here is a comprehensive update on the global electronic component shortage, components lead times, and a forecast of when the parts crunch will end.

EV charging has some big developments coming in 2023

EV Companies to Watch in 2023

Electric vehicles are taking the world by storm! Here are some EV manufacturers and suppliers to keep an eye on in 2023.

The shortage is turning into months of excess

How the Shortage Led to Excess Stock

The shortage is winding down, but we're not out of the woods yet. Excess stock is building up faster than manufacturers can mitigate it, how did the shortage lead to so much excess? We tell you how and why in this overview.

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