Aluminium electrolytic capacitor company Nichicon announced that the raw material suppliers including aluminum have announced price increases and the company has decided to raise the price of all types of pin-type and screw-type aluminum electrolytic capacitors by 5% since February 1, 2018 Effective. Aluminum electrolytic capacitors have significant advantages in cost-effectiveness, occupying a 30% share of the capacitor market, and are widely used in consumer electronics, industrial, communications and other fields. The industry expects that the global market size of aluminum electrolytic capacitors in 2017 may reach US$8.2 billion. Leading companies in the first round of price increases will have a clear demonstration of the aluminum electrolytic capacitor industry leading role.