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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...

Corning prepared for prolonged recession, but expects LCD demand recovery starting in 2Q09

Feb 9, 12:18

Hard hit by slowing global economies, Corning is prepared for a prolonged recession, "but well positioned in key growth markets to take advantage of opportunities when the economy...

Huge losses prompt panel makers to press for more component price cuts, says WitsView

Feb 2, 11:44

With first-tier LCD panel makers suffering losses in the fourth quarter of 2008, components suppliers will be engaged in an exceptionally intense price war in the first quarter of...

Corning notes LCD glass oversupply, prices to drop more than usual in 1Q09

Dec 10, 12:24

Although noting the recent strength of LCD TV unit sales in the retail channel, LCD glass maker Corning admitted the LCD supply chain is still correcting for excess inventory. According...

Corning to lay off 200 contract workers worldwide and 85 employees in Kentucky

Nov 21, 15:49

Corning has denied speculation that it would lay off salaried employees in Taiwan. But the glass substrate supplier has revealed that it plans to discontinue about 200 contract workers...

Corning withdraws 4Q08 and 2009 guidance

Nov 19, 10:47

Citing declining LCD glass demand, Corning has announced that it will withdraw its previously disclosed financial guidance for the fourth quarter of 2008 and the entire 2009.

Optical glass processor G-Tech to expand China plant

Nov 17, 15:36

Taiwan-based optical glass processing service provider G-Tech Optoelectronics, in which Foxconn (Hon Hai Precision Industry) owns a major stake, recently announced an additional investment...

Corning expects profits and LCD glass shipments to drop in 4Q08

Oct 30, 10:32

Corning has reported a slight sequential increase in its LCD glass shipments and a sharp sequential decline in overall profits for the third quarter, and it expects LCD glass shipments...

CF suppliers hit hard by LCD panel production cuts

Sep 18, 11:33

Among the component suppliers who have been hit by LCD panel makers' production cuts, color filter (CF) specialists have suffered most, with the prices of 6G CFs dropping more than...

Fire at Asahi Glass Takasago, Japan plant

Aug 5, 01:25

A fire occurred at the Asahi Glass plant in Takasago, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan last week, which should impact glass substrate supply for Sharp, according to market sources. The fire...

Panel makers mount cost-down pressure on component suppliers, says WitsView

Aug 4, 10:11

The recent large-size panel price drops are causing makers to heap more pressure on upstream component makers for additional cost downs. Component suppliers are at a disadvantage...

Asahi Glass to build 5th plant in Taiwan next month, paper says

Newswatch - Jul 17, 11:06

Japan-based Asahi Glass will start construction on its fifth glass substrate plant in Taiwan next month, and it aims to further expand its capacity by running a total of 10 plants...

TFT LCD production in 2008-2009 to be enabled by plentiful supply of glass substrates, says DisplaySearch

Jun 30, 11:05

There appears to be no constraint on TFT LCD panel production for PC and TV applications this year or next, as 20 tanks of TFT LCD glass substrate capacity will come on-line in 2008,...

LCD glass substrate suppliers optimistic about market

Jun 26, 11:30

With LCD panel makers fast expanding their capacities and a TV market continuing to grow despite an economic downturn, major glass substrate suppliers remain optimistic about deman...

Corning sees LCD TV market on course for significant growth through 2009

Jun 13, 10:23

Corning still sees the worldwide LCD TV market heading towards significant growth through 2009 despite the weak economy in the US, according to Alan T Eusden, president of Corning...

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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,...

    Photo: Company, Jan 15.

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