November 24 ECIA Newsletter

Wishing You a Very Happy Thanksgiving!

Thank you, our valued members, for supporting ECIA and giving back to the industry! This was a great year despite some challenges. Our members remained engaged with the Association through it all.

Our membership has been highly active within ECIA this year. Whether it was attending a webinar, serving on the board or a committee, sharing valuable industry feedback in surveys, sponsoring programs or even participating in the inventory site, our members have been making a difference in the industry.

ECIA is grateful for your loyalty and continued support. We wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving! 

December Webinar

Electronic Components: 2021 Review and 2022 Outlook with Dale Ford

Thursday, December 2 | 11:00 AM Eastern | Register Today 

The electronic components industry has battled daunting supply chain challenges throughout 2021 as it works to respond to strong end-market demand. To this point, these intractable problems seem to have no near-term solutions. ECIA has worked to support its members throughout the year as they manage multiple painful pressure points.

In this webinar, Chief Analyst, Dale Ford, will present the latest ECIA statistics related to market growth and trends as well as industry sentiment and outlook. Valuable external industry and economic research will also be highlighted to provide additional visibility on the status of the electronics components industry, the supply chain, and trends carrying the industry into 2022. 

Standards News 

The following new projects have been opened by the committees of the EIA Standards Council:

  • Project number 5480 - Revision of JEDEC/EIA JS709 Definition of “Low-Halogen” For Electronic Products S-1 Committee
  • Project number 5481 - Review of EIA-198-3-10 Multilayer (Monolithic), Unencapsulated, Ceramic Dielectric, Surface-Mount Low Induction Chip Capacitors and Multi-Terminal Low Induction Capacitors  P-1 Committee
  • Project number 5482 - National adoption of 10 IEC standards P-2.5 Committee
  • Project number 5483 - Review of EIA-948 Component Tray for Automated Handling ACH Committee
  • Project number 5484 - Review of EIA-960  Assembly Component Tray - ACT  ACH Committee
  • Project number 5485 - Revision of EIA-364-34 Ambient Condensation Test Procedure for Electrical Connectors and Sockets CE-2 Committee
  • Project number 5486 - Reaffirmation of 6 Test Procedures (EIA-364-12A, -15C, -62A, -81A, -82A, -91B) CE-2 Committee
  • Project number 5487 - Stabilization of EIA-710-A Requirements Guide for Space Grade Electrical Connectors CE-2 Committee

Participation in the ECIA standards programs is open to all individuals who are directly and materially affected by matters addressed by the work.

The ESC is presently specifically seeking additional participation by the User category. This typically includes, but is not limited to, OEMs, ODMs, Contract Manufacturers, and Electronics Distributors.

Please direct any questions concerning the programs to:
Edward F. Mikoski, Jr., Vice President of Standards and Technology
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone: 571-323-0253

Visit was created as a free service to purchasing professionals, design engineers and anyone in need of electronic components information from franchised distributors. Membership in ECIA is not required to participate on the site. 

To learn more about how to list your inventory, our Terms of Use, and other information related to participating on, please visit this page: Participating Distributors. 

ECIA Research & Analysis 

ECIA offers its members insight into the industry and a variety of market trends information. Members can log into the website and visit the Stats & Insights page to access an increasing number of statistical reports. Some are available to the public, some to members and others are only accessible to those who participate in the survey.

Recent reports:

  • North American Electronic Component Monthly Sales Trends (ECST-MNTH) Report– November 2021
  • North America Weekly IP&E Components Index – Week 45

Visit the stats and insights page for more information. 


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 Contact Info:

Electronic Components Industry Association
310 Maxwell Road.Suite 200.Alpharetta.GA.30009