Electronics News for July 2012

Electronics News Archive

IPC Releases June 2012 Printed Circuit Board Sales Report

North American PCB sales and orders were up in June compared to the previous month, but rigid PCB business remains below last year’s levels.

U.S. Industrial Production Rises 0.4% in June

Uptick attributed to second-quarter activity in motor vehicle and parts production.

Final Call for Papers: 6th International Symposium on Tin Whiskers

Event takes place Nov. 27-28, 2012, at the Ford College, Loughborough University Leicestershire, UK; deadline is Aug. 12.

PMI Index Falls to 49.7% in June

Leading economic indicator reflects contraction in the U.S. manufacturing economy.