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  • Last update: Friday 18 July 2014 [119 news items]

LCD panel prices likely to drop in 4Q09 on eased glass supply

Sep 15, 12:14

LCD panel prices are expected to drop in the fourth quarter as the tight supply of glass substrates is easing with Corning restarting its Shizuoka plant in Japan, according to panel...

Corning restarting damaged Japan plant; LCD market demand encouraging, chairman says

Sep 11, 12:04

Corning is restarting production at its facility in Japan that was damaged by an earthquake in August 2009 and it has seen encouraging signs in the LCD market, according to company...

LCD panel makers gearing up fab construction in China, says Displaybank

Sep 3, 14:29

Leading TFT-LCD panel makers including LG Display (LGD), Sharp and Samsung Electronics are actively seeking advancement into China. Displaybank said that the trend can be seen as...

LCD TVs will continue to grow with increasing demand and penetration, says Corning CEO

Aug 28, 15:47

LCD TVs still have big growth potential because their current penetration rate remains low at 13% of the total two billion units of installed TVs worldwide, according to Corning CEO...

Earthquake causes minor disruption in LCD glass supply, says iSuppli

Aug 25, 16:02

An earthquake in Japan this month at a plant operated by Corning will slightly exacerbate an existing shortage of glass for LCDs, but the impact is not likely to have a major impact...

iPhone killers are lifesavers for handset display demand, says iSuppli

Aug 14, 16:05

Global shipments of QVGA and higher resolution 2.5- to 4.9-inch handset displays are projected to rise to 149.9 million units in 2009, up an impressive 22.1% from 122.8 million in...

Glass substrate shortage may continue in 4Q09

Aug 13, 15:36

The shortage of glass substrates may continue throughout the fourth quarter of 2009, longer than previous expectations it would end in September, due to the recent earthquake that...

CPT delays resuming 4.5G line to 4Q09 due to glass shortage

Aug 7, 10:54

LCD panel maker Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) will delay the production at its second 4.5G plant to the fourth quarter of 2009 due to short supply of glass substrates, according to...

AUO expects full utilization of 8.5G capacity by end of 2009, says president

Aug 5, 11:22

AU Optronics (AUO) is seeing increasing utilization at its 8.5G production line, L8A in central Taiwan, and expects to reach full utilization of 40,000 glass substrates a month by...

AUO 8.5G plant to reach full capacity at the end of 2009, said company president LJ Chen

Wintek July revenues remain flat sequentially

Newswatch - Aug 4, 12:17

Taiwan small- to medium-size LCD panel maker Wintek has announced consolidated revenues of NT$2.22 billion (US$67.85 million) for July 2009, representing a decrease of 0.14% sequentially...

Corning signs agreement with Soitec to develop substrates for OLED mobile displays

Jul 31, 12:05

Corning and the Soitec Group (Euronext Paris) have announced an agreement to work together on the development of high-performance silicon-on-glass (SiOG) substrates for the flat panel...

Corning reports strong growth for 2Q09

Jul 28, 15:00

Corning has announced that its second-quarter 2009 sales increased 41% sequentially to US$1.4 billion as LCD glass shipments grew substantially, with net income totaling US$611 mil...

China-based Irico to delay 6G LCD plant development, sources say

Jul 21, 11:42

China-based panel maker Irico Group Electronics has decided to postpone its plan to build a 6G LCD panel plant in Jiangsu, China, according to market sources.

LCD glass substrate demand increases 26% in 2Q09, says DisplaySearch

Jul 20, 09:49

Global LCD glass substrate demand increased to 18.56 million square meter per month in the second quarter, up 26% sequentially and much higher than the glass supply growth of 12%...

TSMT cautious about 3Q09 due to slower demand from LCD customers

Newswatch - Jul 17, 10:21

Taiwan Surface Mounting Technology (TSMT), an LCD SMT production solutions provider, has commented that orders from panel customers are likely to reduce despite seasonality, as glass-substrate...

LG Display to invest in 8G line expansion

Jul 15, 17:14

LG Display has announced that it will invest 3.27 trillion won (US$2.5 billion), excluding building cost, to expand 8G LCD production line in Paju, Korea to secure a long-term edge...

Wintek resumes second 3G line for new orders

Jul 14, 11:50

Taiwan small- to medium-size LCD panel maker Wintek has resumed its second 3G line due to new LCD panel orders, with production slated for the third quarter, according to the compa...

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...

Globally 25% of LCD TVs shipped in 1Q09 were outsourced, says DisplaySearch

Jul 9, 15:54

In the first quarter of 2009, 25% of LCD TVs were made by external OEMs/EMS such as Amtran, Compal, Grundig, Jabil, TPV Technology and Wistron, up 1% sequentially, according to Dis...

Sintek plans to set up new 5G plant for touch panels

Jul 9, 12:27

Taiwan-based color filter (CF) maker Sintek Photronic is planning to set up a new 5G plant to manufacture touch panels and is currently searching for a location in southern Taiwan,...

Taiwan market: LCD monitor prices to increase in August

Jul 7, 10:56

LCD monitor prices are expected to increase by NT$300-500 (US$9.10-15.16) in the Taiwan market in August 2009 amid increasing panel prices, according to market sources.

Asahi Glass increases utilization to nearly 100%, sources say

Jul 1, 11:34

Asahi Glass has re-started glass tanks to increase its utilization to nearly 100% and plans to start operation at its plant in Korea in the third quarter of 2009, according to market...

LCD glass shortage to be resolved by September, says iSuppli

Jun 26, 10:22

Although pricing for LCD panels used in televisions now is rising due an acute shortage of glass, the shortfall is expected to be resolved in time for the all-important holiday buying...

Taiwan small- to medium-size panel makers suffer glass substrate shortage

Jun 24, 15:42

Taiwan-based small- to medium-size LCD panel makers have suffered short supply of glass substrates since May because suppliers have given priority to large-size panel makers, according...

CF maker Sintek concerned about glass substrate shortage

Jun 18, 15:08

Color filter (CF) maker Sintek Photronic is concerned that the current shortage of glass substrates will impact its sales, as well as shipments of its newly developed capacitive touch...

HannStar expects glass substrate shortage to continue through 4Q09

Jun 11, 16:29

HannStar Display expects that there will continue to be a shortage of glass substrates in both the third and fourth quarters of this year, while the company also forecasts that its...

Display Taiwan 2009: Global glass market to increase 5-10% in 2009, says Corning

Jun 10, 16:51

Corning Display Technologies Taiwan (CDTT) president Alan Eusden, speaking at Display Taiwan 2009 that kicked of today, updated Corning's outlook for 2009, indicating that the LCD...

Short-term glass substrate shortages a positive development for LCD panel industry, says WitsView

Jun 9, 16:28

Glass substrates are in short supply as the relighting of idle tanks has been unable to keep up with increasing demand generated by rising utilization at LCD panel makers to meet...

Corning raises 2Q09 LCD volume expectations, says CEO

Jun 1, 11:32

Stronger-than-expected demand for LCD glass has caused Corning to raise its expectation for second-quarter sequential volume growth, according to company chairman and CEO, Wendell...

Supply of 5G, 6G glass substrates 20% short of demand

May 20, 12:02

Supply of 5G and 6G glass substrates is 20% short of demand as Taiwan LCD panel makers have begun to take deliveries ahead of schedule amid concerns about component shortage in the...

Corning CEO describes 2008 as a year with 'split personality'

May 4, 11:35

Corning chairman and CEO Wendell P Weeks has described 2008 as a year with a "split personality," as he recalled how the company was heading towards record-breaking performance...

Corning 1Q09 sales down, but expects strong LCD glass demand in 2Q09

Apr 28, 10:35

Corning has announced that revenues for the first quarter of 2009 declined 9% sequentially to US$989 million, but it expects that continued strengthen in the LCD TV market will boost...

China company building LCD glass substrate plant

Apr 10, 10:55

A state-owned business in China has announced plans to invest 2.7 billion yuan (US$395.1 million) to build an LCD glass substrate plant in the western city of Chengdu.

HannStar to allocate half of its capacity to small- to medium-size panels

Apr 1, 16:19

HannStar Display is moving to allocate half of its overall capacity to small- to medium-size LCD panel output by the end of the second quarter, according to company president David...

Corning more upbeat about 1Q09

Mar 20, 10:44

Encouraging data from panel makers and LCD TV retail sales indicate that the display supply chain is performing as predicted, according to Corning. As a result, the company has been...

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    LG Display FPR 3D panel

    LG Display has introduced its FPR (film-type patterned retarder, polarized glasses) 3D panel in China. The FPR 3D panel delivers full HD picture quality, and is able to eliminate...

    Photo: company, Dec 16.

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    Display Taiwan 2010: Corning 10G glass substrate

    Corning showed its 10G glass substrate at Display Taiwan 2010 from June 9-11. At 2,880x3,130mm, a 10G substrate offers about 70% more surface area than an 8G sheet, according to...

    Photo: Rodney Chan, Jun 14.

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    LG Display 19-inch flexible e-paper panel

    LG Display has announced a 19-inch flexible e-paper panel. The product is optimized for e-newspaper applications as it is able to convey the feeling of reading an actual newspaper,...

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