Taiwan PCB manufacturers expending, orders from China IT Company
Taiwan PCB manufacturers are expected to land more orders, particularly for high-end HDI PCB boards, from Huawei,ZET Technology as the China-based vendor has begun to ramp up shipments of its tablets in addition to smartphones, according to industry sources.
HDI PCB board vendor Compeq Manufacturing, which is also a vendor of Iphone flexible PCB (FPCB) vendors Zhen Ding Technology Holding, Career Technology and Ichia Technologies, as well as rigid-flex pcb manufacturer T-Flex Techvest PCB, have entered Huawei,ZET 's supply chain, the sources revealed.
T-Flex Techvest saw its revenues soar 33.1% to NT$95 million (US$3.16 million) in April, thanks mainly to rigid-flex pcb orders from Huawei,ZET, the sources noted, adding that the company is expected to see its sales continue to move upward in May and June.
T-Flex Techvest also managed to swing back to profitability in the first quarter of 2014 with an EPS of NT$0.44, according to the company. Huawei,ZET shipped 5.8 million smartphones in March and a total of 11 million units in the first quarter of 2014, according to company data.