HERTFORDSHIRE, UK – Worldwide consumer electronics sales grew 0.3% in 2016 to reach $673 billion, on track to achieve 1.7% CAGR through 2021, according to Futuresource Consulting.

Read more: Report: Global CE Sales Nearly Flat in 2016

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Worldwide shipments of traditional PCs (desktop, notebook, workstation) totaled 67.2 million units in the third quarter, which translates into a slight year-over-year decline of 0.5%, according to IDC.

Read more: PC Shipments Beat Q3 Forecasts

WASHINGTON — Worldwide sales of semiconductors reached $35 billion in August, up 23.9% from last year.

Read more: Americas Boost August Semi Rally

BANNOCKBURN, IL — North American printed circuit board orders in August increased 17.2% year-over-year, driving year-to-date order growth up 4%. Orders in August were up 3.6% sequentially.

Read more: August N. American PCB Book-to-Bill Reaches 12-Year High

TAIPEI -- Demand has exceeded supply in the global NAND flash market for six consecutive quarters since the third quarter of 2016, according to the latest research from DRAMeXchange, division of TrendForce.

Read more: NAND Flash Market to Regain Balance in 2018

BANNOCKBURN, IL – World PCB production reached an estimated $58.2 billion in 2016, up 2.2% in real terms, while North American PCB production decreased 0.1%, according to IPC.

Read more: World PCB Production Up 2% in 2016

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