Taipei, Wednesday, February 22, 2017 07:51 (GMT+8)
scattered showers
Taipei
21°C
Digitimes Research: Korea touch panel makers see rankings change due to technology production shifts
Ricky Tu, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei [Tuesday 15 October 2013]

Iljin Display continued to hold the lead in revenues for touch panel makers located in South Korea throughout 2012 into the first half of 2013 largely because of its orders to Samsung Electronics, according to Digitimes Research.

Additionally, previously ranked number four Melfas bumped up to the number two spot while Electro Luminescence Korea (ELK) moved from number seven to number four due to shifting to small- to medium-size touch panel production as well as to landing increased orders from Samsung. Melfas also saw strong orders from Samsung, said Digitimes Research.

Digitimes Research added that ELK has supplied Samsung with metal mesh touch panel technology since the fourth quarter of 2012 and will continue to maintain close relations with Samsung in the future.

Realtime news
  • Testing solution provider Chroma Ate posts 2016 EPS of NT$4.53

    Bits + chips - Stockwatch | 9h 29min ago

  • Xiaomi to likely to unveil in-house developed CPUs at product event on February 28

    Mobile + telecom | Feb 21, 18:59

  • kbro to upgrade cable Internet to 500Mbps at end of 2017

    Before Going to Press | 10h 28min ago

  • Taiwan market: Xiaomi launches Mi Note 2, Redmi Note 4X

    Before Going to Press | 11h 6min ago

  • Additional PV installation in China in 2017 forecast at 20-30GWp, says CPIA

    Before Going to Press | 11h 7min ago

  • PCB maker Compeq sets 2107 capex budget at NT$4 billion

    Before Going to Press | 11h 15min ago

  • Taiwan makers to ship 1.2 million VR HMD devices in 2017, says MIC

    Before Going to Press | 11h 15min ago

  • India smartphone shipments grow 18% in 2016

    Before Going to Press | 11h 16min ago

  • 3S Silicon Tech debuts on Taiwan emerging stock market

    Before Going to Press | 11h 16min ago

  • Product life of 3D TVs to end in 2017

    Before Going to Press | 12h 5min ago

  • Production of 10.5-, 12.9-inch iPad may be deferred, say Taiwan makers

    Before Going to Press | 12h 19min ago

  • SolidWorks expects double-digit growth in 2017 greater China revenues

    Before Going to Press | 12h 51min ago

  • Smart City Summit & Expo 2017 opens in Taipei

    Before Going to Press | Feb 21, 18:35

  • Viettel sets up joint venture in Myanmar, says report

    Before Going to Press | Feb 21, 18:30

  • Sony launches OLED TVs in parallel with LCD TVs, says reports

    Before Going to Press | Feb 21, 18:12

  • Server DRAM prices to continue growth in 2Q17, says DRAMeXchange

    Before Going to Press | Feb 21, 18:07

Pause
 | 
View more

Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond

RESEARCH EXTRAS | Jan 25, 14:34

Digitimes Research estimates that 2016 was another down year for the global notebook market, with shipments dipping below 150 million. While the market will continue shrinking in 2017, the drop will be much less dramatic, as Windows 10 adoption in the enterprise...

Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2020

RESEARCH EXTRAS | Jan 16, 12:01

Digitimes Research expects global application processor (AP) shipments to increase more than 8% in 2017 and surpass the 1.9 billion mark, with smartphones remaining the main application. After slumping in 2015, Qualcomm returned to form in 2016 and will continue...

Taiwan LCD TVs – 4Q 2016

TAIWAN DISPLAY SYSTEM | Feb 20, 15:08

Asia is becoming more important for Taiwan's LCD TV makers. Asia's share of their shipments has increased to a level comparable to that for North America.

Taiwan LCD monitors – 4Q 2016

TAIWAN DISPLAY SYSTEM | Feb 20, 15:07

The LCD monitor market has yet to hit bottom, with Taiwan makers expected to see their shipments continue to fall in the first quarter of 2017.

China smartphone market and industry – 4Q 2016

CHINA SMARTPHONE | Feb 18, 14:59

Digitimes Research estimates overall fourth-quarter 2016 shipments from China-based smartphone firms were 181.8 million units with an on-quarter increase of 4.4% and an on-year increase of 12.8%.

Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond
EYF Enterprises
Analysis of China revised domestic semiconductor industry goals
  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • 2015 global tablet demand forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.

  • 2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the strategies of key China-based major panel makers BOE, Tianma and IVO for attacking the different market segments through technology and pricing, and their relationship to local vendors Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE, Xiaomi and Coolpad.