Aug 11, 2021 08:32 AM IST
Manufacturing semiconductors is an imperative for India, but it calls for huge capital investments in a business with high operational costs and one of the longest lead times among industries
- Jul 29, 2021 02:41 PM IST
A shortage of semiconductor chips has triggered concerns across the globe as companies around the world fail to meet rising demand for a wide range of goods. The shortfall has intensified over the past couple of months. So what are semiconductor chips and why are they so important? Let's find out.
- Jul 01, 2021 03:19 PM IST
Import of Chinese electronics items including mobile phones have risen in 2020-21 despite higher duties and incentives for local manufacture, but they are still lower than imports in 2018-19 and the preceding two years
- Jun 10, 2021 02:07 PM IST
Given the fluctuations in trade, rising demand and growing scarcity of raw material, the proposed Critical Supply Forum will become significant for major users of semiconductors including India.
- Apr 26, 2021 05:03 PM IST
India is the world’s second-biggest cellphone manufacturer but still relies on imports for semiconductors that power these phones, laptops, cars, televisions and other consumer goods. As an acute shortage of chips hobbles the world, there is no better time than now to have a chip-making facility at home.
- Mar 09, 2021 07:17 PM IST
Toyota surprised rivals and investors last month when it said its output would not be disrupted significantly by chip shortages even as Volkswagen, General Motors, Ford, Honda and Stellantis, among others, have been forced to slow or suspend some production.
- Jul 04, 2016 11:00 AM IST
- Jun 15, 2016 03:00 PM IST
India's ambitious plan to be a major player in semiconductors, taking on the Chinese and churning out locally-made chips for a new generation of smartphone users, has proved to be a little too ambitious.
- Nov 20, 2015 02:06 PM IST
GlobalEdge, a leading product engineering solutions company, ...
- Jun 16, 2015 06:21 PM IST
The 10,000-square feet facility can accommodate 200 engineers who would be researching on futuristic technologies, the company said in a statement issued here.
- Apr 05, 2012 06:16 AM IST
The United States is optimistic countries will agree to expand a landmark agreement that helped triple world trade in semiconductors, computers and other technology products to USD 4 trillion over the past 15 years, a top US official said on Wednesday.