Book-to-Bill Still Rising.IPC (1) (InterProcess Communication) The exchange of data between one program and another either within the same computer or over a network. It implies a protocol that guarantees a response to a request. (Northbrook, IL) has released the U.S. PCB PCB: see polychlorinated biphenyl.
in full polychlorinated biphenyl
Any of a class of highly stable organic compounds prepared by the reaction of chlorine with biphenyl, a two-ring compound. industry book-to-bill ratio for July 2001 as 0.90.
Sales billed (shipments) in July 2001 decreased 51.3 percent over July 2000, and orders booked for July 2001 decreased 54.5 percent over July 2000. Compared to 2000, 2001 bookings of PCBs are down 47.6 percent year to date. Shipments of PCBs in 2001 are down 20.4 percent year to date.
The information provided includes data for both rigid and flexible PCB manufacturers who participate in IPC's monthly statistical program. These participants represent more than 40 percent of the U.S. domestic PCB market. For more information, contact: IPC, (847) 790-5371; www.ipc.org.
Copyright [copyright] 2001 CMP CMP (cytidine monophosphate): see cytosine.
(1) (CMP Media LLC, Manhasset, NY, www.cmp.com) Part of United Business Media, CMP is a leading integrated media company that offers a wide variety of publications and services in the information Media LLC (Logical Link Control) See "LANs" under data link protocol.
LLC - Logical Link Control