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Samsung and Sony ink contract for 8G LCD production
Photo: Company [Jul 17, 2006]

Samsung Electronics and Sony on July 14 signed a contract for the construction of an eighth -generation (8G) TFT LCD production line through S-LCD, a joint venture of the two companies.

The companies plan to invest approximately US$1.9 billion (each company providing half) to establish the 8G LCD line, which will produce glass substrates approximately 2200x2500mm in size. S-LCD currently has a 7G line at Tangjeong, ChungCheongNam-Do, South Korea.

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