August 2, 2023, ECIA Newsletter 

Executive Conference: Deadline to Sponsor is Sept. 1!


The ECIA Executive Conference is a senior management level conference for the electronics industry's leading companies - representing the entire supply chain. The dates for the 2023 Executive Conference event are October 22-24 at the Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel. 

There's still time to sponsor! Take a look at a few sponsorships available:

  • Monday Luncheon - (co-sponsor)
  • Keynote Session - Ben Nemtin: Leading with Purpose (co-sponsor)
  • Session Sponsor - Rebecca Heiss, Tom Flick or Cliff Waldman
  • Tuesday AM Break
  • Exhibit Booths
  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Bronze

See our growing list of sponsors! 

View the sponsorship brochure and form. 


ECIA Executive Conference Digital Brochure is Now Available!


The ECIA Executive Conference is around the corner! 

View the Executive Conference Digital Brochure for more information on the speakers, the schedule, sponsors and more.

This year’s theme is "Making Waves: The Power of You!"

Get a sneak peek into the event with the conference brochure! 

Click here to register for the conference.

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 available:

  • North American Electronic Component Monthly Sales Trends (ECST-MNTH) Report– July 2023 (and Executive Summary)
  • Semiconductor & Passive Comparisons Full Reports – Q1 2023
  • Semiconductor and Passive Component Sales Comparisons and % Change Quarterly/Yearly – Q1 2023
  • Semiconductor & Passive Trends - Executive Summary – Q1 2023
  • World Resistor Trade Statistics – Q1 2023 Full Report and Executive Summary
  • World Resistor Trade Statistics with OEM/Distributor Splits – Q1 2023 Full Report and Executive Summary
  • TPC Semiconductor Market Survey – July 2023
  • AFDEC UK & Ireland Monthly Statistics – June 2023
  • North America Weekly IP&E Components Index – Week 29

Visit the stats and insights drop down menu on our website for more information.

EIA Standards News 

The second edition of Part Size and Part Rotation in Carrier Tape has been added to the ACH Committee Public Access Documents page on the ECIA website. ACH Committee Public Access Documents are a collection of technical documents related to automated component handling for the use of the general public and produced by the ECIA Automated Component Handling Standards Committee. Although the documents are not American National Standards, they are provided as guidance, technical explanations and best practices for the industry.

Member of the Week


ECIA is pleased to honor Kruvand Associates as our Member of the Week. 

Kruvand Associates is a technical sales organization, focused on Interconnect, Passive and Electromechanical manufacturers, with a special emphasis on EMI / RFI and Thermal solutions, embedded systems & Displays, circuit protection, active components, materials & packaging. 

Founded in 1971, their employee-owned corporation, ensures longevity of associates, and positions them in the marketplace, to maintain and develop lucrative, long-term partnerships. The salespeople have years of experience in this high-tech industry and are very experienced and used to working with multiple CRM tools daily. 

They are proud to embrace and participate in community outreach, environmental, social and governance (ES&G), and diversity equity, and inclusion (DE&I) initiatives. They are also proud to support various charities throughout the community. 

Kruvand has been an ECIA member for 12 years. ECIA thanks Robert Logan, Tobi Cornell and the rest of the Kruvand Associates team for serving on councils and committees throughout the years. Tobi Cornell is the 2023 ECIA Executive Conference Chair as well.

Contact Info:

Electronic Components Industry Association

310 Maxwell Road, Suite 200, Alpharetta, GA 30009