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iST April 2017 Revenue Report

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iST April 2017 Revenue Report

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Issued Date: 2017/5/10
Issued By: iST

iST announced its net revenues on a consolidated basis, revenues for April 2017 were approximately NT$226 million, a slightly decreased 7.20% from the previous month(revenues of March set all-time monthly record) but increased 19.15% year over year, which is the second-highest level on the monthly record.

iST said, as Q2 has always been a traditionally buoyant season of verification industry, the revenues in April has been following the growth of March’s sales due to the blooming demands of reliability verification, material analysis, failure analysis and signal integrity testing urged from the next-gen smart phone, IoT and auto electronics manufacturers, inferring that iST’s extension of capacity since 2016 has received notable results.

The material analysis(MA)of iST increasingly growing since it has continuously received big orders by the prominent customers. Besides, the IoT signal testing also made contribution to iST’s revenues in April, driven by the blooming needs of antenna verification of the new-gen smart phone, iST further said.

With the increasing R&D proportion and vigorously constructed 12-inches fabs in China, the rising testing demand of China customers has become another key to iST’s achievement in April revenues.

iST(TWSE:3289) April 2017 Revenue Report

(Unit: NT$ thousand)

Period April January to April
2017 225,853 826,065
2016 189,556 745,775
Increase(Decrease) 36,297 80,290
Increase(Decrease)(%) 19.15% 10.77%
About Integrated Service Technology

Founded in 1994, iST began its business from IC circuit debugging and modification and gradually expanded its scope of operations, including failure analysis, reliability verification, material analysis and so on. iST has offered full-scope verification and analysis services to the IC engineering industry, its customers cover the whole spectrum of the electronics industry from IC design to end products.
In response to rising Cloud Intelligence, Internet of Things (IoT) and Internet of Vehicles (IoV), iST not only focuses on its core services but is also expanding its service offerings based on international trends, such as Automotive electronic verification platforms and signal integrity testing services.