iST (TWSE:3289) today announced its net revenues for January 2014: On a consolidated basis, revenues for January 2014 were approximately NT$127 million, a decrease of 13.55% from December 2013 and an increase of 4.32% compared to the same period in 2013.
As pointed out by the CFO& Spokesperson of the iST Group, Selina Lin, due to the reduced number of working days coincided with the Lunar New Year, and the low season of R&D in Electronic Industry, net revenues for January 2014 has decreased compared to last month; However, compared with the same period last year, is still growing 4.32%. It shows the cross-platform system of iST has been performed functions, and Lin is confident at the growth in 2014 revenues and profitability.
iST(TWSE:3289) Revenue Report
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About the iST Group
Founded in 1994, iST began its business from IC circuit debugging and modification and gradually expanded its scope of operations to include failure analysis, reliability verification, material analysis, and quality assurance. Through the years, iST has constructed a comprehensive verification and analysis engineering platform, offering full-scope services to the IC engineering industry. iST customers cover the whole spectrum of the electronics industry from IC design to end products. In response to rising environmental awareness, iST not only focuses on its core services but is also expanding its service offerings based on international trends. iST’s lead-free and halogen-free verification testing, chemical quantitative testing and carbon footprint/greenhouse gas inventory services have all been accredited by multiple international independent third-party organizations including TUV NORD Germany and BSI UK. With increased outsourcing by major international brands, iST now also plays the role of independent quality testing laboratory for OBM outsourcing products and is certified by Dell, Cisco, Delphi, Continental Automotive and Lenovo.
Headquartered in Hsinchu, iST’s pursuit of precision, perfection and efficiency has led it to expand its operations around the world. The iST Group now includes iST Kunshan, iST Shanghai, iST Beijing and iST Shenzhen in China, IC Service in Japan, and an iST laboratory in the US. These are all dedicated to providing customers with prompt, reliable and high-quality technical services in order to grow with the leaders of the world. For more information, please visit the iST website at: www.istgroup.com