Taipei, Wednesday, July 23, 2014 03:39 (GMT+8)
light rain shower/windy
Taipei
26°C
Digitimes Research: Korea-based makers to hold 50% share of large-size LCD supply capacity throughout 2017
Tony Huang, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei [Monday 24 March 2014]

Samsung Display and LG Display are expected to hold a 50% or above share of large-size (9-inch and above) TFT LCD panel supply capacity throughout 2017, according to Digitimes Research.

China-based panel makers have taken the industry by storm when news of new 8.5G lines set to be unveiled over the next few years spread through the media recently. While some market observers believe the makers are aiming to increase production capacity mostly in the large-size panel segment, Digitimes Research noted the makers, such as BOE, will focus mostly on small- to medium-size panel production.

Taiwan's panel makers meanwhile currently do not have plans to increase production capacity for large-size TFT LCD panels in the near future, and will be responsible for about 25% of large-size TFT LCD production capacity throughout 2017, which will allow Korea-based panel makers to maintain a steady hold in the large-size segment.

Production capacity for large-size TFT LCD panels is expected to increase no more than 2% in 2014, noted Digitimes Research.

Content from this blog post was provided by the Digitimes Research Tracking team, which focuses on shipment data and market trends in the global mobile device supply chain. Digitimes Research provides quarterly tracking services for market sectors such as Global Tablet, China Smartphone, China Smartphone AP, China Touch Panel, Taiwan ICT and Taiwan FPD. Click here for more information about Digitimes Research Tracking services.

Realtime news
  • E Ink Holdings sells CPT convertible bonds

    Before Going to Press | 5h 53min ago

  • Commentary: Microsoft moves to eliminate Nokia

    Before Going to Press | 5h 58min ago

  • Investment in production of N-type monocrystalline solar cells may take off in 2-3 years

    Before Going to Press | 6h 1min ago

  • TPCA urges Taiwan government to upgrade PCB industry

    Before Going to Press | 6h 23min ago

  • Fujitsu Taiwan to cooperate with university to set up Big Data R&D platform

    Before Going to Press | 6h 33min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Demand for sapphires for optical use estimated at 12.44 million mm in 2014

    Before Going to Press | 6h 37min ago

  • China market: Xiaomi launches new flagship smartphone

    Before Going to Press | 6h 38min ago

  • Bay Zu Precision to showcase roll-to-roll vacuum sputtering systems at Touch Taiwan 2014

    Before Going to Press | 6h 39min ago

  • TSMC to offer more wafer starts to MediaTek in 3Q14

    Before Going to Press | 6h 40min ago

  • Apple new iPhones to come with different time tables to avoid competition

    Before Going to Press | 6h 42min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Global tablet shipments reach 55.06 million units in 2Q14

    Before Going to Press | 6h 48min ago

  • Innolux, AUO facing competition from South Korea-based Ultra HD TV makers in China

    Before Going to Press | 7h 26min ago

  • USI reportedly lands SiP module orders for iWatch devices

    Before Going to Press | 7h 43min ago

  • Chi Mei Materials starts construction of polarizer factory in China

    Before Going to Press | 7h 49min ago

  • Taiwan server ODMs may benefit from Project Scorpio 2.0 to begin in September

    Before Going to Press | 8h 27min ago

  • Microsoft facing increased competition from MacBook, Chromebook, say Taiwan makers

    Before Going to Press | 9h 1min ago

Pause
 | 
View more

Analysis of China's revised domestic semiconductor industry goals

RESEARCH EXTRAS | Jul 16, 18:09

Facing a funding shortage for local IC manufacturers, the China State Council in June 2014 published guidelines to strengthen government support for China's semiconductor industry, while stating the short-, mid-, and long-term goals for the related industry supply...

The transition to 4k TV - UHD TV market forecast, 2014-2017

RESEARCH EXTRAS | Jun 26, 13:59

Ultra HD TV vendors are facing challenges due to an overall slowdown in the TV industry and are concerned whether relative supply chains can provide compatible Ultra HD content and services. However, trends show that content makers as well as panel and chip makers...

China smartphone market and industry – 1Q 2014

CHINA SMARTPHONE | May 15, 15:08

This report is divided into two sections; the first covers the China smartphone market, including shipments from international players and China-based players. The second section covers the China smartphone industry and covers shipments from local makers in the...

Taiwan LCD monitors – 1Q 2014

TAIWAN FPD | May 13, 15:41

Monitor shipments from Taiwan makers declined in the first quarter of 2014 mainly due to seasonality. And both upstream LCD panel suppliers and downstream system vendors remain conservative about the monitor market in the second quarter.

Taiwan LCD TVs – 1Q 2014

TAIWAN FPD | May 13, 15:39

Taiwan makers saw their LCD TV shipments dropped in the first quarter of 2014 mainly due to seasonality. Their shipments will improve in the second quarter, as their clients prepare for launches of new TV models.

DIGITIMES Research Tracker Services
Media news email alerts
2014 global mobile application processor market forecast