Taipei, Tuesday, October 6, 2015 12:58 (GMT+8)
partly cloudy
News tagged capacity expansion
  • Last update: Monday 21 September 2015 [332 news items]

Datang to raise stake in SMIC, says report

Nov 23, 01:55

Datang Telecom Technology & Industry Holdings has agreed to acquire US$102 million worth of Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC) shares to bring its stake...

PTTC to delay capacity expansion for thermal conductive boards

Nov 22, 13:43

Taiwan-based passive device maker Polytronics Technology (PTTC) will defer the planned expansion of its monthly production capacity for thermal conductive boards (TCBs) used in LED...

Cando to raise NT$3.6 billion for touch panel capacity expansion

Nov 22, 11:04

Cando, a subsidiary of LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO), has announced a plan to issue new shares to raise NT$3.6 billion (US$118.5 million) for touch panel capacity expansion at...

Epistar denies reports about China BLU joint venture with Korea companies

Nov 18, 16:28

LED chipmaker Epistar has denied media reports from South Korea that Epistar, Lumens and backlight unit (BLU) maker Hansol LCD will invest 10 billion won (US$8.84 million), 30 billion...

Gigastorage aims for 100MWp in solar wafer capacity in 1Q11

Nov 17, 11:42

Gigastorage is planning to increase ingot growing capacity for solar wafers to 100-120MWp in the first quarter of 2011 from the 50MWp expected for 2010, the company said, adding that...

BOE 6G plant to start mass production on November 17

Nov 17, 02:05

China-based BOE Technology is expected to start mass production at its 6G plant on November 17, based on China media reports, and the company plans to continue capacity expansion...

Edison to list on TSE mainboard

Nov 11, 02:00

High-power LED packaging house Edison Opto will list on the mainboard of the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) on November 12.

TSMC approves budget over US$2.68 billion for capacity expansion, R&D

Nov 10, 11:30

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's (TSMC) board of directors on November 9 approved a budget of US$2,684.66 million, of which US$1,880.9 million will be for establishing...

GET to purchase GT Solar's 2,000th DSS furnace

Nov 10, 01:00

Solar wafer maker Green Energy Technology (GET) on November 9 announced that it will adopt ingot growing systems from US-based GT Solar to complete its capacity expansion.

Cando to invest NT$24 billion for touch panel capacity expansion, says report

Newswatch - Nov 5, 10:38

Cando, a subsidiary of LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO), plans to invest NT$24 billion (US$789.1 million) to start constructing two touch panel production plants in the Central...

CPT expects utilization rate to exceed 80% in 4Q10

Nov 5, 01:15

As IT (notebook and monitor) panel prices started to rebound due to returning demand, Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) has recently started to see orders to return, and expects its utilization...

Chi Mei Materials to invest NT$1-1.5 billion for capacity expansion in 2011, says report

Newswatch - Nov 3, 15:21

Chi Mei Materials Technology plans to invest NT$1-1.5 billion (US$32.84-49.26 million) to set up a fourth production line, boosting its capacity by 30% in 2011, and the new line is...

J Touch announces net profits of NT$115 million for 3Q10

Nov 2, 15:37

Touch panel maker J Touch has posted net profits of NT$115 million (US$3.78 million) for the third quarter of 2010 with an EPS of NT$1.46.

Corning clarifies report about investment in Taiwan

Nov 2, 14:32

Corning has clarified a recent Chinese-language report about the glass maker's capacity expansion in Taiwan.

Passive component makers Yageo and WTC unveil expansion projects for 2011

Nov 1, 11:58

Taiwan-based passive component makers, Yageo and Walsin Technology Corporation (WTC), have both unveiled expansion projects for 2011 with capacity ramp-up plans focusing on MLCC and...

Corning to invest additional US$400 million for capacity expansion in Taiwan, says report

Newswatch - Nov 1, 10:00

The economic cooperation framework agreement (ECFA) signed this summer between Taipei and Beijing is prompting US-based company to increase investment in Taiwan, with William Stanton,...

TPK to continue capacity expansion and set up R&D center in Taiwan in 2011

Oct 29, 17:05

Touch panel maker TPK Touch Solution will continue to expanding its capacity as the touch panel market is just taking off, and the company plans to set up an operations center in...

Young Fast posts net profit of NT$810 million for 3Q10

Oct 27, 01:45

Touch panel maker Young Fast Optoelectronics has announced net profits of NT$810 million (US$26.46 million) for the third quarter of 2010, down 17% sequentially. EPS for the quarter...

Macronix scales up investment budget for 12-inch capacity expansion

Oct 26, 15:17

Macronix International's board of directors has approved a budget of NT$27.5 billion (US$900 million) to expand capacity at its 12-inch fab, an increase of NT$7 billion from the company's...

Gemtek completes first-phase plant construction in eastern China

Oct 26, 11:21

Gemtek Technology, a Taiwan-based maker of networking/communication equipment, has completed the first-phase construction of a factory in eastern China, with the plant to increase...

Eversol acquires land for solar wafer plant

Stockwatch - Oct 25, 14:26

Solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Eversol has acquired a 26,358-square meter (283,717 square feet) plot in the Taoyuan High-Tech Industrial Park in northern Taiwan for NT$310.961...

Wellypower announces net profit of NT$171 million for 3Q10

Oct 20, 01:50

CCFL lighting maker Wellypower Optronics has announced consolidated net profit of NT$171 million (US$5.53 million) for the third quarter of 2010, an increase of 694% sequentially,...

J Touch to rise capital for capacity expansion, says report

Newswatch - Oct 19, 16:23

Touch panel maker J Touch is expected to issue new shares or convertible bonds to rise capital for capacity expansion amid increasing demand, including medium-size touch panel orders...

Foxlink to speed up capacity expansion in China, says paper

Newswatch - Oct 19, 01:00

Despite that Taiwan-based smartphone connector maker Foxlink achieved a new historic high in September 2010 revenues at NT$6.46 billion (US$209.4 million), the company was still unable...

EDT to rise capital for capacity expansion

Oct 15, 01:35

Emerging Display Technologies (EDT) plans to issue secured convertible bonds and new shares to increase its cash capital to NT$660 million (US$21.52 million) in order to set up a...

China to account for more than half of global solar cell capacity expansion in 2010

Oct 6, 01:05

Solar cell makers in China are expected to place manufacturing equipment orders worth 10GWp in capacity in 2010, according to equipment vendors. To put the figure into perspective,...

Wintek expands monthly capacity to 2.1 million medium-size touch panels

Sep 29, 11:52

Taiwan-based Wintek has expanded its capacity for medium-size projected capacitive touch panels to 2.1 million units after its factory in Dongguan, southern China, started producti...

Lextar to list on TSE in 1Q11

Sep 29, 01:20

LED epitaxial wafer and chipmaker Lextar Electronics, an subsidiary of AU Optronics (AUO), is expected to be listed on the mainboard of the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) in the first...

China's LDK to complete 5GWp solar wafer capacity expansion at end of 2015

Sep 28, 01:55

China-based solar company LDK Solar confirmed plans to complete a 5GWp solar wafer capacity increase by the end of 2015, which will bring its total capacity to more than 7GWp, and...

Sintek to invest NT$8.8 billion for second touch panel plant

Sep 27, 15:00

Color filter (CF) maker Sintek Photronic has acquired land and a factory building in Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP) from HannStar Display and plans to invest NT$8.8 billion (US$280.04...

HannStar sells 6G CF plant to Sintek

Sep 27, 10:46

TFT-LCD panel maker HannStar Display has expanded its cooperation with color filter (CF) maker Sintek Photronic for small- to medium-size touch panel business, and sold its 6G CF...

SAS to push ahead construction of new plants

Sep 24, 10:21

Sino American Silicon (SAS) plans to complete construction of three new plants for its silicon, solar and sapphire wafer lines each in three years instead of five years as originally...

Unity Opto to rise capital of NT$2.18 billion for capacity expansion

Sep 20, 14:43

Taiwan-based LED chip packager Unity Opto Technology plans to rise a total capital of NT$2.18 billion (US$68.87 million) mainly for capacity expansions in Taiwan and China.

TSMC to benefit most from IDM outsourcing, says Digitimes Research

Sep 17, 14:10

With its lead in advanced process capacity, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is expected to be the largest beneficiary of increased outsourcing by IDMs, Nobunaga...

TSMT August revenues up slightly

Sep 17, 01:45

Taiwan Surface Mounting Technology (TSMT), an LCD surface-mount technology (SMT) solutions provider, has posted consolidated revenues of NT$3.7 billion (US$116.61 million) for August...

332 items [4/10]
Realtime news
  • Giga Solar Materials September revenues hit record

    Green energy | 50min ago

  • Kyocera to launch LED lighting for use in plant factories, says Nikkei News

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:38

  • GIS reports strong performance for September due to Apple orders

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:37

  • Realtek reports increased September revenues

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:35

  • Tablet demand stays weak, say Taiwan IC designers

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:34

  • Korea makers developing more AMOLED products as China ramps up LCD production

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:34

  • Digitimes Research: Global large-size TFT capacity to reach record high in 2016

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:33

  • Notebook vendors see growing notebook demand in October and November.

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:33

  • Inventec optimistic about new orders from Xiaomi

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:32

  • Inventec expects revenues to surpass US$20 billion in 2017

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:30

View more
Intel strategies in the mobile device market
Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

6-Oct-2015 markets closed


TAIEX (TSE)8352.36+47.33+0.57% 

TSE electronic322.09+1.09+0.34% 

GTSM (OTC)121.61+1.85+1.54% 

OTC electronic154.78+3.24+2.14% 

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