The chip resistor manufacturer Uniohm issue a notification for price hike, according to the notification, Uniohm explain that due to the market demand increases, some product’s lead time has reached 14 weeks or more, because of the raw materials shortage and for balancing the supply and demands, they decide to increase the price for chip resistor from size 0402-2512 and all array chip resistor, price will rise by 25-30% from 1st April 2018.