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  • Last update: Thursday 10 August 2017 [162 news items]

BLU makers report mixed results for October

Nov 10, 16:15

Backlight unit (BLU) and projector maker Coretronic saw its October consolidated revenues increase 5% sequentially and 28% on year to NT$8.36 billion (US$258.54 million).

Taiwan LED chipmakers expanding capacity on strong backlight demand

Nov 3, 12:26

The total blue LED chip capacity of Taiwan-based LED chipmakers Epistar, Formosa Epitaxy, Tekcore, Arima Optoelectronics, Genesis Photonics and Huga Optotech is expected to increase...

Coretronic 3Q09 net profit reaches almost NT$900 million

Oct 30, 16:53

Backlight unit (BLU) and projector maker Coretronic has announced third-quarter consolidated revenues of NT$21.05 billion (US$647.14 million) with an operating income of NT$463 million...

Taiwan market: LG to ship ultra-thin frameless LED-backlit TVs in November

Oct 22, 15:55

LG Taiwan will ship its SL90 series frameless LED TVs with a thickness of 2.9cm to the local market in November, with the 47-inch model priced at NT$86,900 (US$2,682) and the 42-inch...

Lite-On to supply LCD TV backlight LEDs to Samsung and LG Display

Newswatch - Oct 16, 16:55

Taiwan-based LED packaging house Lite-On Technology has entered the supply chains of Samsung Electronics and LG Display (LGD) for LCD TV backlighting, according to a Chinese-language...

Coretronic and Radiant report differing results in September

Oct 7, 16:49

Backlight unit (BLU) and projector maker Coretronic has announced consolidated revenues of NT$6.83 billion (US$212.47 million) for September, a growth of 14.96% from NT$5.94 billion...

Passive component maker Cyntec expected to report higher gross margins in 3Q09

Oct 6, 14:59

Cyntec's gross margins are estimated to grow 3-4pp in the third quarter of 2009, from 33.7% in the previous quarter, according to market watchers. The company saw its revenues increase...

Global shortage of epitaxial LED wafers will not ease until 2012, says Epistar chairman

Sep 30, 16:03

The existing global supply shortage of epitaxial wafers used to make LED chips for backlight modules (BLUs) will not relax until 2012, according to chairman of Taiwan-based LED chipmaker...

HannStar to launch FSC-OCB panels in 1Q10

Sep 24, 11:56

Taiwan-based LCD panel maker HannStar Display plans to launch in-house developed FSC-OCB (field sequential color-optical compensated birefringence) panels in the first quarter of...

LED chipmakers and packaging houses expect strong demand in 4Q09

Sep 21, 17:10

LED chipmakers and packaging houses are unlikely to see seasonal decline in the fourth quarter, expecting revenues to remain at the levels seen in the third-quarter peak season due...

Taiwan Nano expects LED notebook BLUs to boost September sales

Sep 15, 15:29

Backlight unit (BLU) maker Taiwan Nano Electro-Optical Technology saw the largest revenue increase of all BLU makers in Taiwan in August due to increased shipments of notebook LED...

Most BLU makers post strong revenue growth for August

Sep 11, 14:32

Most Taiwan-based backlight unit (BLU) makers saw their revenues grow significantly in August, with Taiwan Nano Electro-Optical Technology leading with the highest sequential growth...

Coretronic posts on-month growth in August revenues

Sep 10, 15:28

Backlight unit (BLU) maker Coretronic has announced consolidated revenues of NT$5.94 billion (US$181.68 million) for August, a growth of 11.62% from NT$5.32 billion for July, but...

Coretronics leads BLU makers in 1H09 EPS

Sep 2, 13:24

Taiwan-based backlight module maker Coretronics led Taiwan's top-five BLU makers with the highest EPS at NT$1.12 (US$0.03) in the first half of 2009, buoyed by increasing demand from...

GMT shipping LED backlight ICs for netbooks

Sep 2, 12:09

Global Mixed-mode Technology (GMT) began shipping LED driver ICs for 8- and 9-inch netbook backlighting in the second quarter and fulfilling orders for 10-inch models in the third,...

BLU maker Radiant posts profits for 1H09

Aug 21, 15:38

Taiwan-based backlight unit (BLU) maker Radiant Opto-Electronics has reported net profits of NT$236 million (US$7.15 million) for the second quarter of 2009, bringing the total net...

Coretronic posts net profit for 2Q09

Aug 13, 15:53

Backlight unit (BLU) maker Coretronic has announced a consolidated net profit of NT$570 million (US$17.31 million) for the second quarter of 2009, equivalent to an EPS of NT$0.76...

BLU maker Coretronic reports 4% sequential increase in July revenues

Aug 11, 16:37

Backlight unit (BLU) maker Coretronic has announced consolidated revenues of NT$5.32 billion (US$162.17 million) for July, up 4.18% from NT$5.11 billion for June, but down 8% from...

Unity Opto July revenues up over 70% on year

Aug 6, 14:36

Taiwan-based LED packaging house Unity Opto Technology has announced revenues of NT$402.57 million (US$12.3 million) for July, up 18.37% from NT$340.1 million for June and up 70.41%...

LED backlight penetration rate to surpass CCFL in 2014, says DisplaySearch

Jul 31, 12:14

The LED backlight market has rapidly emerged in the TFT-LCD industry and is expected to continue growing for the next five years, according to DisplaySearch. Specifically, DisplaySearch...

LED-backlit monitor shipments to grow fast, says Innolux chairman

Jul 15, 11:40

Demand for LED-backlit monitors will start picking up in the third quarter as the price gap between LED backlight units (BLU) and CCFL BLUs narrows, according to Hsing C Tuan, chairman...

Coretronic posts 4% on-month revenue growth in June

Jul 9, 16:38

Backlight unit (BLU) maker Coretronic has announced consolidated revenues of NT$5.11 billion (US$154.68 million) for June, an increase of 4% on month, despite some orders being postponed...

Large-size BLU optical film demand grows 22% sequentially in 2Q09, says DisplaySearch

Jul 8, 13:36

Large-size TFT-LCD backlight optical film demand grew by more than 22% sequentially in the second quarter of 2009 to 56 million square meters from 45.9 million square meters in the...

Radiant ships more than 2 million notebook LED BLUs in June

Jul 8, 10:12

Taiwan-based Radiant Opto-Electronics shipped 2.03 million LED backlight units (BLUs) for notebooks in June 2009, up from 1.88 million units in May, according to the company.

LED packaging house Unity Opto expects double-digit growth in 3Q09

Jul 2, 14:44

Taiwan-based LED packaging house Unity Opto Technology expects revenues in the third quarter to see a double-digit growth sequentially as notebook LED backlight units (BLUs) are becoming...

Epistar and Formosa Epitaxy expected to turn profitable in 2Q09

Jun 25, 17:09

Taiwan-based LED chipmakers Epistar and Formosa Epitaxy are expected to turn profitable starting in the second quarter of 2009 due to increasing demand for backlighting and general...

Everlight to start shipping LEDs for Samsung LCD TVs in 3Q09

Jun 24, 14:20

Taiwan-based LED packaging house Everlight Electronics will start shipping LEDs for LCD TV backlighting to Samsung Electronics in July or August 2009, according to industry sources...

LCD backlight LEDs to reach 34 billion units in 2012, says DisplaySearch

Jun 23, 12:06

In 2012, 34 billion LEDs will be used in TFT-LCD backlights, in sizes ranging from 1-inch to more than 70-inch, up more than 300% from eight billion units in 2008, according to Dis...

AUO takes helm of BLU maker Forhouse

Jun 17, 14:30

AU Optronics (AUO), following its investment to become the largest shareholder of backlight unit (BLU) maker Forhouse, on June 16 took a majority on the latter's board of directors...

Wellypower reorganizes to enhance LED business

Jun 17, 14:18

Taiwan-based CCFL maker Wellypower Optronics has reorganized its business units into CCFL, LED and CCFL lighting bulb groups, according to the company.

AUO to see LED TV panel share reach 10% in 2010, says vice chairman

Jun 17, 12:21

AU Optronics (AUO) expects 5% of its total TV panel shipments will be LED back-lit ones by the end of 2009, and 10% by the end of 2010, according to company vice chairman HB Chen.

BLU makers Coretronic and Radiant report sequential revenue growth for May

Jun 10, 14:33

Backlight unit (BLU) makers Coretronic and Radiant Opto-Electronics both saw their May revenues increase amid rising demand from LCD panel makers, and both companies expect BLU shipments...

Taiwan LED makers to benefit from LED TV promotion

May 21, 14:10

Taiwan-based LED makers are expected to benefit from the promotion of LED TVs by LG Display (LGD) and Samsung Electronics, according to industry sources.

BLU makers see revenues increase in April

May 12, 11:48

Taiwan-based backlight unit (BLU) makers Kenmos Technology, Taiwan Nano Electro-Optical Technology, and Forhouse have reported sequential increases in their April consolidated reve...

Radiant April consolidated revenues remain flat sequentially

May 8, 15:05

Taiwan-based backlight unit (BLU) maker Radiant Opto-Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.89 billion (US$87.16 million) for April, down from NT$2.96 billion for...

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