There is no Chip crisis

There is no chip crisis, and we at in4ma are serious about this, even many electronics manufacturers might disagree. We just need to look at the IC Unit shipment growth, published by IC insights. There was a downturn of 6% from 2018 to 2019, long

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20. EMS Day, September 7./8., 2022 in Würzburg/Germany

For the past five years, the EMS industry has been stumbling from one crisis to the next, sometimes leading to life-threatening situations for some companies. Very few companies know the facts about the problems and accordingly do not have all the information to process the

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Finally live again, the SMTconnect

From May 10th to May 12th, 2022 we will meet in Nuremberg. Many topics have moved us in the last three years, we were only able to exchange ideas with colleagues from the electronics industry, both OEM and EMS, to a limited extent. The time

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European EMS Market exceeded 44 billion Euros in 2021

The European EMS industry grew 9% from 2020 to 2021 to exceed 44 billion Euros according to the annual survey results collected and analyzed by in4ma, the market research arm of Weiss Engineering.  The 2021 result represents an all-time high for the industry beating the

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The European EMS market 2021

After publication of the annual reports of the big EMS/ODM companies in Europe, in4ma can finally announce the annual production value 2020 for the European EMS/ODM industry. The research now covers about 85% of all EMS/ODM companies in Europe whereas in specific smaller companies, which

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in4ma and EMS Scout ( will meet you on September 2, 2021 on the 19th EMS Day in Wuerzburg ( Dieter G. Weiss will give an insight and outlook on the European EMS industry. From September 28-30, 2021, the Electronics & Applications 2021 trade fair

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