Inside a Small Chinese Electronics Factory – Video

What is a small Chinese electronics factory like? We’re visiting a factory that does PCB assembly(PCBA), and final assembly (putting the finished product together and putting it in boxes). This is going deep into the Strange Parts archives – this is the first ever factory tour video I made, long before I started Strange Parts. … More Inside a Small Chinese Electronics Factory – Video

Uncertain Outlook For The Electronics Industry

  Interesting piece in Forbes today about the cross-currents caused by the COVID crisis. Here are the money quotes: certain segments are experiencing a boom, especially technology companies the electronics segment has benefited from the outbreak because of a surge in buying by both consumers and businesses in electronics equipment uncertainty about the pandemic, the … More Uncertain Outlook For The Electronics Industry

Electronics Manufacturers Face Delays In Product Shipments

The IPC is reporting that electronic manufacturers could face up to five-week delays in product shipments due to the supply chain shock caused by the coronavirus.  Shipping delays from China and other countries are already having a negative impact. The IPC said 65% of manufacturers report their suppliers expect an average of a three-week delay.  … More Electronics Manufacturers Face Delays In Product Shipments