Taiwan top-3 IC designers to see rosy performances in 3Q19

Taiwan’s top-3 IC designers MediaTek, Novatek Microelectronics and Realtek Semiconductor are expected to enjoy strong shipment and revenue increases in the third quarter of 2019, as gradual easing of the US-China trade war has prompted clients to place increasing orders for new and mature chipset solutions since the start of July, according to industry sources.