Some worrying comments for the chip industry are provided by Taiwanese aluminum capacitor...

|By:, SA News Editor

Some worrying comments for the chip industry are provided by Taiwanese aluminum capacitor makers, whose products are used in a wide variety of electronics gear. The companies claim 2H visibility is poor, as orders from the power supply, consumer electronics, and industrial equipment markets get dinged by weak end-market demand. China's slowdown and Europe's debt crisis are said to be weighing on sales. (SIA data) (Canaccord)