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Murata Electronics (Thailand), Ltd., a manufacturing subsidiary of Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., started construction on a new production building in July 2021.
The new production building will provide the infrastructure necessary to respond to the growing demand for multilayer ceramic capacitors in a medium- to long-term capacity.
Electronic Components Market Update
10/04/2018 | Daniella Baldock, JJS Manufacturing
Unfortunately, there is still no end in sight to the electronic component shortage, and some lead-times are being quoted with 2019 and even 2020 delivery dates! So if you are working with an EMS provider, it remains vital that you communicate and share forecast information with them. You may also want to start looking at the option of fitting, or designing in, smaller components to your PCB assemblies.
Is There an End in Sight to the Electronic Components Crisis?
07/12/2018 | Neil Sharp, JJS Manufacturing
As new and innovative technology continues to evolve on a daily basis, the need for electronic components has reached unprecedented levels, with passive manufacturers in particular among those struggling to cope with demand. Electronic component shortages are now such an issue that many OEMs are predicting their forecasted growth for 2018-2019 will be thwarted if they are unable to source the parts they need.