DESIGNING THE
FUTURE
Expert component engineering support.
Modification and adaption for your projects
supported directly by the manufacturer.
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Cost-effective, fully-traceable electronic
component fulfilment backed by
global sourcing expertise.
FULFILLING THE
PRESENT
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Cradle-to-grave support from concept to
obsolescence. Secure, bespoke solutions
for ‘difficult to find’ components.
SUPPORTING
THE PAST
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Run in accordance with quality processes
that mitigate the risks of purchasing and
supplying fraudulent/counterfeit electronic
parts.
AVOIDING
COUNTERFEITS
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A ‘one-stop-shop’, total solution that
optimises supply chain by providing
resources and support for your project.
TOTAL PROJECT
SOLUTIONS
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When you’re shaping a better tomorrow

We’re your global partner of choice today.

Astute is one of the world’s most knowledgeable experts in international electronic component procurement, distribution, and supply chain management.

Trusted to deliver in the most complex, mission-critical, and technologically advanced arenas, including Defence and Aerospace, Astute works with a hand-picked selection of over 70 of the world’s elite component manufacturers to provide you with all the support you need to turn your vision into reality.

With a physical presence across 21 service hubs serving Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific, Astute has expertise on hand for you at every step to fast-track project completion and time-to-market through assured supply continuity and replenishment.

From design, prototyping and sourcing to custom order fulfilment, authenticity protection, distribution logistics, ongoing maintenance, and sustainable obsolescence management, Astute puts your success front and centre in every single thing we do.

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Market-leading component expertise providing you with transformational levels of product innovation, supply-chain integrity and service support…

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TSMC accelerates global expansion with new European plant

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), the world's leading chipmaker, has confirmed its plans to begin construction on its first European chip plant in Dresden, Germany, in the fourth quarter of 2024, as announced at a conference in the Netherlands and reported by Reuters. The facility, known as European Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (ESMC), is a joint venture with Infineon, NXP, and Robert Bosch, with each holding a 10% stake, and is expected to commence production in 2027.

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21 May 2024 - Industrial

Electronics industry shows resilience; US manufacturing grows modestly

The electronics industry is showing robust growth and optimism for the remainder of 2024, despite a more cautious outlook for the broader US manufacturing sector.

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20 May 2024 - Industrial

Shoots of recovery in global semicon manufacturing

The global semiconductor manufacturing industry showed promising signs of recovery in the first quarter of 2024, according to the Semiconductor Manufacturing Monitor (SMM) Report released by SEMI, the Semiconductor Industry Association, in partnership with TechInsights. Electronic sales rose by 1% year-over-year (YoY) in Q1 2024, and are forecast to increase by 5% YoY in Q2 […]

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28 - 29 May 2024 - London, United Kingdom

Hardware Pioneers Max 24

Where Electronics, IoT Connectivity and Embedded Systems converge. Join the UK’s largest exhibition and conference dedicated to cutting-edge technologies, solutions and tools for innovation-driven engineering teams. The must-attend event for engineering teams and C-level executives who are building the next generation of smart and connected products. Join us at Stand: J7

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AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

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Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

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Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

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Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

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