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CSOT 8.5G substrate production grows 40% in October; TCL reports growing smart TV sales

Nov 12, 15:06

China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) has reported total substrates produced from its two 8.5G fabs reached 203,000 in October, up 40.5% on year, with one of the fabs (t1)...

HKC expects new 8.5G fab to enter production in 1Q17

Jun 26, 11:37

China-based display solution maker HKC recently signed an agreement with the Chongqing government to invest CNY12 billion (US$1.92 billion) in a new 8.5G fab that will go into production...

Irico invests CNY315 million to establish new 8.5G facilities

Jun 11, 21:53

China-based Irico Electronics will invest CNY315 million (US$50.75 million) to construct new 8.5G glass substrate back-end producing facilities that are expected to have a yearly...

CSOT starts producing 55-inch Full HD TV panels at 2nd 8.5G factory

May 28, 14:52

China-based TFT-LCD panel maker China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) in late April 2015 started operations at its second 8.5G factory in southern China and began production...

Digitimes Research: BOE Technology to expand large-size panel capacity

May 14, 15:37

China-based TFT-LCD panel maker BOE Technology will expand monthly capacity at its 8.5G production line in Chongqing, western China, from 90,000 glass substrates to 120,000 units,...

China makers aiming for 80% panel self-sufficiency

Apr 30, 14:21

With new developments for expanding 8.5G facilities in China, local panel production is expected to help bring the self-sufficiency rate for panels in the nation to 80% over the next...

CSOT launches new 8.5G fab estimated to bring over US$3 billion a year in revenues

Apr 27, 21:50

TCL subsidiary China Star Optoelectronics Technology's (CSOT) T2 8.5G fab in Shenkeng, China has kicked off production as of April 24, 2015, which is expected to bring in CNY20 billion...

BOE invests CNY3 billion to construct new 8.5G fab

Apr 21, 15:46

China panel maker BOE has announced it will invest CNY3 billion (US$484 million) to construct a new 8.5G fab in Fuzhou, China.

BOE kicks off product shipments on new 8.5G fab

Apr 9, 15:05

China-based panel maker BOE has officially kicked off shipments for new products from its newly established 8.5G fab in Chongqing, China to clients that include Konka, Wistron and...

AUO to increase production capacity at Taiwan 8.5G facilities

Jan 30, 11:32

AU Optronics (AUO) will increase monthly production capacity at its 8.5G facilities in Houli, Taiwan by 25,000-30,000 substrates a month, which will fully roll out in 2016, according...

HKC to build 8.5G LCD panel fab in China

Jan 8, 14:51

China-based display products maker HKC has signed an agreement with the Chongqing government to invest CNY12 billion (US$1.92 billion) in a new 8.5G fab in the western Chinese city...

AUO to expand 8.5G capacity for TV panels in 2015

Nov 4, 15:27

AU Optronics (AUO) has plans to allocate capital in 2015 to expanding production at 8.5G facilities for TV panel applications, according to industry sources.

Digitimes Research: China panel makers shift 8.5G capacity to small- to mid-size applications

Sep 15, 14:17

China panel makers are starting to show signs of shifting production capacity on 8.5G lines from large-size applications to small- to medium-size ones in order improve operating margins...

CSOT to raise US$926 million in new 8.5G facilities, says report

Aug 19, 15:18

China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) has announced it is issuing new shares to raise roughly CNY5.7 billion (US$926.87 million) in funding to construct new 8.5G facilities...

Digitimes Research: CSOT to see increased influence in AMOLED industry

Jul 24, 11:42

Following its aggressive investments in 8.5G production lines, China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) has become the largest supplier of 32-inch panels worldwide. The company...

Universal Display to supply BOE PHOLED materials under new partnership

Jul 1, 19:17

Universal Display (UDC) has announced an expanded evaluation agreement with BOE Technology in which Universal Display will supply phosphorescent OLED (PHOLED) materials for display...

Equipment supplier Mirle braces for strong sales in 1H14

Jan 3, 13:47

Mirle Automation, which makes equipment for production of semiconductors and LCD panels, will see strong sales in the first half of 2014 as its order visibility has extended to the...

Global average LCD TV size to rise to 39.6-inch in 2014, says Sigma-intell

Dec 18, 21:50

As China-based makers will significantly increase production of 42-inch and above TV panels, the global average size for LCD TVs is estimated to rise from 37.9-inch in 2013 to 39.6-inch...

Equipment makers pessimistic about demand for LCD panels

Oct 29, 15:21

Equipment demand for the production of LCD panels is unlikely to pick up in the short term, as an oversupplied market is discouraging panel makers from expanding capacity and making...

CSOT to launch second 8.5G line in November

Sep 24, 20:17

China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) is planning to hold a ceremony on November 15 as part of the launch of its second 8.5G line.

CSOT to invest US$3.26 billion in new 8.5G line

Aug 28, 21:32

China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) plans to invest CNY20 billion (US$3.26 billion) to construct another 8.5G line in southern China, according to the company.

Applied lands 8.5G and 5.5G fab equipment orders from BOE

Jul 4, 14:00

Applied Materials announced recently that China-based LCD panel supplier BOE Technology has placed "significant" equipment orders for 8.5G and 5.5G production lines installed...

Korea 8.5G TV panel fabs in China to shift to 48- and 49-inch production

Jul 2, 20:44

Two Korea-based panel makers' 8.5G fabs in China will reportedly focus on production of 48- and 49-inch TV panels, according to industry sources.

BOE signs US$5.26 billion agreement with China government to construct new 8.5G line

Dec 24, 22:42

China-based panel maker BOE has officially signed an investment agreement with the Chongqing Municipal Government to jointly invest CNY$32.8 billion (US$5.26 billion) in constructing...

LG and Samsung further projects for 8.5G lines in China

Dec 18, 16:08

Korea-based panel maker Samsung Display is expected to have its new 8.5G line in Suzhou, China go into mass production by the end of 2013 while LG Display's new 8.5G line in Guangzhou,...

CSOT 8.5G plant to increase monthly LCD panel shipments to 130,000 substrates by year-end 2012

Oct 2, 10:39

China-based China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) will increase its monthly shipments of TFT LCD panels equivalent to 130,000 substrates from its 8.5G plant by the end of 2013,...

BOE to construct additional 8.5G production line in China

Aug 17, 14:18

China-based panel maker BOE has recently announced that it plans to construct another 8.5G plant in China to increase its production capacity.

China market: BOE to set up new 8.5G plant in Hefei

Aug 17, 01:25

China-based flat panel maker BOE Technology plans to build up a new 8.5G plant in Hefei with a capital input of CNY28.5 billion (US$4.47 billion). Volume production is slated for...

Chimei Innolux to speed up production at 8.5G plant

Jun 13, 01:15

Chimei Innolux (CMI) has been seeing full capacity and rising orders. The surge of orders has prompted he firm to speed up production at its 8.5G plant. The firm predicts by the end...


BOE plans second 8.5G plant

May 16, 01:30

China-based TFT-LCD panel maker BOE plans to build its second 8.5G plant in Hefei, China. BOE has one 8.5G plant in Beijing. Industry sources noted that BOE plans to use half of the...

BOE Technology completes PV system on rooftop of 8.5G LCD plant, says report

Mar 3, 12:23

China-based TFT-LCD panel maker BOE Technology has completed a PV system on the rooftop of three 8.5G factory buildings, with power generation for own use to begin in March 2012,...

China market: Skyworth sells over 1.1 million LCD TVs in December

Jan 17, 15:07

China-based vendor Skyworth sold 1.1072 million LCD TVs, of which 772,100 were LED-backlit models, in the China market in December 2011, increasing on year by 18% and 165% respectively,...

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Foxconn reportedly to build 8.5G flat panel production line in Brazil

Dec 1, 01:30

Rumors about the Foxconn Group setting up an LCD panel supply chain in Brazil have been in air for some time and the latest market speculations indicate that Foxconn plans to build...

Samsung, LG Display reportedly to produce OLED panels from 8.5G lines in 2012

Nov 18, 15:06

Samsung Electronics and LG Display reportedly plan to produce OLED panels from 8.5G lines in 2012, according to industry sources.

Samsung to upgrade China 7.5G LCD panel plant to 8.5G line, say sources

Oct 13, 01:15

Samsung Electronics reportedly has submitted an application to Korea's Ministry of Knowledge Economy (MKE) for upgrading its planned 7.5G LCD panel production line in Suzhou, China...

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