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These are in-depth pre- and post-show reports on major international trade fairs, held in Taiwan and other countries with significant participation by Taiwanese manufacturers and exporters. They are offered to help global buyers and other readers better understand what is going on at the fairs and the latest offerings by Taiwanese exhibitors.


Medical Plastics Connect at CHINAPLAS 2019</h2>

Medical Plastics Connect at CHINAPLAS 2019

May 06, 2019

Benefiting from economic growth, population expansion and an intensifying aging phenomenon, coupled with everyone's increasing concern about health issues, the global demand for medical devices is increasing sharply. In North America, it is expected the spending on healthcare will register a growth of 5.9% from 2017 to 2025. In Europe, rising demand for both dental and physical body implants is e...


Mr. Frédéric Dupont, President and CEO of Exagan, delivering his speech during the grand opening of Exagan Taiwan Ltd.

GaN Semiconductor Specialist Exagan Forms Taiwan Subsidiary and Opens Sales and Applications Center in Taipei to Accelerate the Use of GaN in Charger and Server Markets

Oct 18, 2018

Grenoble, France – October 18, 2018 – Exagan, a leading innovator of gallium nitride (GaN) semiconductor technology enabling smaller and more efficient electrical converters, has established Exagan Taiwan Ltd. with a new sales and applications center in Taiwan – the company’s first step in its global market deployment – to accelerate the development and use of fast, intelligent GaN power solutio...


Industrial Technology Research Institute industry analyst Alex Su offers suggestions for Taiwan companies in the 5G era. (photographed by CENS.com)

Industry experts weigh in on Taiwan's 5G possibilities

Oct 15, 2018

Taipei - With government plans to postpone announcing frequency spectrums for 5th generation mobile network (5G) until 2020, renewed interest in how Taiwan mobile network operators and the industry will proceed was ignited as the island’s top regulator National Communications Commission called their updated plans a move as a “smarter follower.” Rather than charging ahead of the pack, the Taiwa...


Chart indicates export and growth rate value in the past year versus export value in U.S. dollars.The blue-coded bar graph represents export value; orange line graph represents annual growth rate. (photo taken from Ministry of Finance)

Sept. Exports Sees 2nd High Year-On-Year

Oct 09, 2018

Taiwan’s exports reaches a second-high for September at US$296.20 billion, compared to the same figures as last year, reported Ministry of Finance (MOF) statistics. The island’s exports have reached a three-month consecutive growth rate, however, among the four prime markets that Taiwan is exporting to, Southeast Asian markets have performed dismally: exports to the region have fallen for thr...


2018 Taiwan Innotech Expo (formerly known as Taipei Int'l Invention Show & Technomart/Taipei Inst) kicked off on Sept. 27. (CENS.com)

Taiwan Innotech Expo Presents Creative and Functional Marriage of Technology

Sep 28, 2018

Taipei-2018 Taiwan Innotech Expo (formerly known as Taipei Int’l Invention Show & Technomart/Taipei Inst) kicked off on Sept. 27, showcasing 496 exhibitors throughout the three-day event. Exhibitors have come all around the world to attend the show, including the U.S., Canada, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, the Philippines, Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Australia and New Zealand...


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TIER warns of prosperity decline post-boom due to trade war and other factors

Sep 25, 2018

With the trade war between the U.S. and China escalating, Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER) has sounded the alarm as forecasts for both manufacturing and service indexes tumbled. The think tank warned that Taiwan’s business climate will likely see a sudden down drop and urged increased awareness of the potential impact of the trade war would have on Taiwan’s exports. The think tank ...


TSIA Q2 2018 Statistics on Taiwan IC Industry</h2>

TSIA Q2 2018 Statistics on Taiwan IC Industry

Aug 14, 2018

According to WSTS, Q2 2018 worldwide semiconductor revenue reached US$117.9 billion, a year-to-year growth of 20.5% and up 6.0% on-quarter. Sales quantity reached 253.7 billion ICs, a 10.0% increase on-year and up 6.6% on-quarter. ASP was US$0.465, a 9.5% increase on-year and down 0.6% on-quarter. Semiconductor revenue in the US reached US$25.0 billion in Q2 2018, a 26.7% increase on-year and...


The joint opening ceremony of MEDICARE TAIWAN and SenCARE 2018 drew a large number of celebrities and media agencies at home and from abroad.

MEDICARE TAIWAN and SenCARE 2018 Hail Advent of New Era with All-inclusive Offerings-Trade fairs gathered medical device makers, healthcare service providers and smart system developers under one roo

Jun 25, 2018

The day June 22 saw the grand opening of the 2018 MEDICARE TAIWAN and SenCARE, held June 21-24 in TWTC Exhibition Hall 1, with professional buyers and media agencies in a large crowd from outside Taiwan, continually flocking into the venue for a close look at the impressively diverse line of exhibits and innovations on display, which combined to represent the thorough supply chain of Taiwan’s hea...


Emergency Room Scenario Station Impresses Global Visitors with Diversity of Taiwan's Real-world EMS Products Supply Chain</h2><p class='subtitle'>First-ever themed pavilion proved a success</p>

Emergency Room Scenario Station Impresses Global Visitors with Diversity of Taiwan's Real-world EMS Products Supply Chain

First-ever themed pavilion proved a success

Jun 25, 2018

The 2018 MEDICARE TAIWAN and SenCARE, running from June 21 through 24 in TWTC Exhibition Hall 1, received accolades from visitors attending from all over the world for the widely varied exhibits and interesting event program offered. Among the offerings, “Emergency Room Scenario Station” created an even bigger buzz and remained a hit with professional buyers during the four-day span of the tr...


“Medical Technology and IoT Applications” Intended to Provide Clear Picture of Smart Hospitals of Future</h2><p class='subtitle'>New system platforms for IoMT were unveiled there.</p>

“Medical Technology and IoT Applications” Intended to Provide Clear Picture of Smart Hospitals of Future

New system platforms for IoMT were unveiled there.

Jun 25, 2018

The rise of IoT has laid the foundation for the development of the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT), which, in turn, has given a boost to the global healthcare industry in a constant pursuit of smart healthcare. Suggesting the ongoing trend, the “Medical Technology and IoT Application” exhibition area that gathered solution providers of the said emerging applications at this year’s MEDICARE ...