March 15, 2023, ECIA Newsletter


Has Your Team PACE'd Themselves Yet?

PACE is a basic training for anyone new to the electronic components industry. PACE Phase II is coming soon. Be sure to have your team members complete the 5 courses in Phase I so they can move on to the next courses. 

There are 870 members currently PACE'ing themselves through training! ECIA members with profiles on the ECIA website must log in to gain access to the courses. For others, create a profile on the ECIA website first, then access. 

For more information, please visit

February 2023 ECST Sentiment Powers Past Expectations, Momentum Carries into March Outlook

ECIA’s Chief Analyst Dale Ford has posted the latest results from the Electronic Component Sales Trends (ECST) February 2023 survey. The improving sales sentiment that began in December 2022 continued into February and March as survey results powered beyond expectations in the latest results. 

The recovery of sales sentiment scores for components and markets supports a soft-landing scenario in the market that has been hoped for by most electronics' component supply chain participants.

Read more.

ECIA Research and 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. 

Reports include: 

  • Semiconductor Sales by Region & World Total (WSTS Bluebook) – January 2023
  • World and Regional Semiconductor Data by Product Categories (WSTS Bluebook) – January 2023
  • North America Weekly IP&E Components Index – Week 9

Visit the stats and insights page for information on these reports.  

Where Will You be in 8 Weeks? See You at EDS!

EDS 2023 | May 16-19, 2023 | Mirage Las Vegas

EDS is around the corner! To see who has already registered, check out Who’s Here. You can search by company or by company type (Manufacturer, Rep, Distributor). Helpful hint: if you want to generate a list of all Manufacturers, Reps or Distributors, just type one of those designations in the search box and you will get a complete list. To protect the privacy of attendees and to discourage unauthorized use of the attendee list, the information is presented in this format and not as an Excel spreadsheet as in the past.

If you have not yet registered, today’s the day to take care of that! Registration information is available on the Registration Overview page of the EDS website. You will need the password that was sent out in a January email from EDS Info. Contact [email protected] for assistance with registration.

Member of the Week

ECIA is pleased to announce Skyworks as ECIA’s Member of the Week!

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is empowering the wireless networking revolution. Their highly innovative analog and mixed signal semiconductors are connecting people, places and things spanning a number of new and previously unimagined applications within the aerospace, automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure, connected home, defense, entertainment and gaming, industrial, medical, smartphone, tablet and wearable markets.

Skyworks is a global company with engineering, marketing, operations, sales and support facilities located throughout Asia, Europe and North America and is a member of the S&P 500® market index (Nasdaq: SWKS).  


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