Source: EPCI e-Symposium PCNS paper
by Roland Chavasse, T.I.C. Tantalum-Niobium International Study Center
presented by Roland Chavasse at the 2nd PCNS Symposium 10-13th September 2019, Bucharest, Romania as paper 4.5. within TOP 5 Best Rated Paper rated by PCNS attendees !
This essay will explain how, over the last decade, supply chain risks in the tantalum industry have decreased considerably and, as a result, consumers of tantalum can have greater confidence in the reliable supply of tantalum, both now and in the future. This is important, as recent trends in the electronics market, and structural changes in capacity availability for certain capacitor types, have caused the market to turn to tantalum-based capacitors to fill the gap. (more…)