EU Steps Up “Semiconductor Sovereignty” Plans

The European Commission plans to introduce a “European Chips Act” to provide a European vision and strategy to boost cutting-edge semiconductor manufacturing capacity in the region.

IPC Commends U.S. Senate on Passage of Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill

IPC issued the following statement from President and CEO John Mitchell on today’s expected passage of the bipartis

IPC Welcomes U.S. Senate Vote on Infrastructure Bill but Questions Superfund Tax

IPC today issued the following statement from President and CEO, John Mitchell, on the bipartisan infrastructure bill approaching a vote this week in the U.S. Senate:

Supply Chain Disruptions Continue

IPC’s July 2021 Economic Report
Five key themes are combining to define the current economic environment.

North American PCB Industry Sales Up 6.3 Percent in June

IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for June 2021
IPC announced today the June 2021 findings from its North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. The book-to-bill ratio stands at 1.15.

North American EMS Industry Up 14.3 Percent in June

IPC Releases EMS Industry Results for June 2021
IPC announced today the June 2021 findings from its North American Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) Statistical Program. The book-to-bill ratio stands at 1.48.