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  • Last update: Wednesday 18 November 2015 [1521 news items]

Samsung, LG to focus on white flip chip LED technology for TVs, says report

Nov 18, 15:57

Korea-based TV vendors Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics will reportedly switch to white flip chip LED technology for use in TV backlighting in 2016, according to a new report...

Harvatek starts production of LED-embedded yarn

Nov 16, 21:44

LED packaging service provider Harvatek, viewing that LED lighting prices keep falling due to persistent price-cut competition, has started production of LED-embedded yarn and began...

Sports wear made of fabric woven from LED-embedded yarn

Everlight, AOT net NT$3.01, NT$1.68 per share for January-September

Nov 16, 11:19

LED packaging service providers Everlight Electronics and Advanced Optoelectronic Technology (AOT) generated net EPS of NT$3.01 and NT$1.68, respectively, for January-September 2015,...

LED lighting market to reach US$30.5 billion in 2016, says firm

Nov 13, 14:47

The scale of the LED lighting market will reach US$25.7 billion in 2015 and expand to US$30.5 billion in 2016. The penetration rate of LED lighting is also projected to climb from...

Prices of LED light bulbs bounce back slightly in October as aggressive pricing put on hold in the US and Europe, says LEDinside

Nov 13, 11:54

According to LEDinside, the global average price of 40W replacement LED light bulbs rose 2.8% to US$11.10 in October, while 60W replacement bulbs rose 3.5% to US$15. LEDinside analyst...

Everlight sees decreased October revenues

Nov 11, 11:22

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.321 billion (US$71.4 million) for October, decreasing 6.85% on month and 17.29% on...

Lextar, Unity Opto see on-month growth in October revenue

Nov 9, 11:06

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker and LED packaging service provider Lextar Electronics saw consolidated revenues of NT$1.308 billion (US$40.2 million) for October increase 2.67%...

China LED makers see mixed growth in January-September

Nov 5, 15:37

China-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker San'an Optoelectronics saw revenues of CNY3.602 billion (US$576 million) and net profit of CNY1.447 billion for January-September 2015...

Digitimes Research: October LED light bulb prices mixed in China market

Nov 5, 14:30

October average retail price for 7W LED light bulbs (equivalent to 40W incandescent ones) in the China market decreased 9.7% on month to CNY29.8 (US$4.7), while that for 9W models...

Tons Lightology aims to hike revenue proportion for own-brand sales

Nov 4, 11:47

Lighting vendor Tons Lightology had 10-15% of consolidated revenues for first-half 2015 coming from own-brand device sales and aims to increase the revenue proportion to 15-20% in...

OLEDWorks finalizes acquisition of key parts of Philips OLED light source components business

Nov 3, 22:08

OLEDWorks has announced that it has completed the acquisition of key OLED assets and relevant intellectual property from Royal Philips. Manufacturing will continue in the existing...

Expansion by China makers to increase global LED chip capacity by 8% in 4Q15

Oct 26, 15:15

As subsidies offered by local governments in China for procuring MOCVD sets will end soon, some of China-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip makers are procuring such equipment and...

Ledlink Optics starts production of optical lenses for LED automotive lighting, says paper

Newswatch - Oct 22, 11:48

Ledlink Optics, a Taiwan-based maker of secondary optical lenses specifically for use in LED lighting, has begun production for automotive applications, including headlights, daytime...

Everlight to have employees take 1-week unpaid leave in November

Oct 21, 11:07

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics will have its employees take 1-week leave without pay in November in an attempt to reduce operating costs and inventory buildup,...

Philips asks for reduction in ex-factory price for LED light bulbs to US$0.80 in 2016, say Taiwan makers

Oct 19, 13:41

Philips has asked Taiwan- and China-based ODMs/OEMs to lower ex-factory prices for an LED light bulb to US$0.80 in 2016, according to Taiwan-based supply chain makers.

Taiwan to replace 700,000 mercury vapor street lamps with LED ones in 2016

Oct 19, 10:21

The Taiwan government has set aside a budget of NT$5.49 billion (US$169 million) to subsidize local governments to procure about 700,000 LED street lamps via open-bids to replace...

Unity Opto selling Toshiba LED light bulbs in Europe

Oct 14, 16:12

LED packaging service provider Unity Opto Technology has begun selling Toshiba LED light bulbs in the Europe market and expects monthly shipments to reach 10 million units, according...

Rebounding market demand eases LED bulb and package pricing declines in September 2015, says report

Oct 14, 14:44

LED market conditions have been fairly challenging for manufacturers in 2015, with notable price declines throughout July to August. However, improving market conditions in September...

LED lighting demand in main ASEAN countries estimated at US$1.5 billion in 2015

Oct 14, 12:06

Demand for LED lighting in six main member countries of ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) in 2015 is estimated at US$1.5 billion, accounting for 31.3% of total market...

Harvatek, TTRI set up joint venture for LED embedded yarn

Oct 13, 11:32

LED packaging service provider Harvatek has established a joint venture with government-sponsored Taiwan Textile Research Institute (TTRI) for developing LED embedded yarn, with the...

Six China LED makers receive government subsidies in 3Q15

Oct 13, 11:29

Six China-based LED firms obtained subsidies of CNY391.43 million (US$62.1 million) in total from local governments in the country in thrid-quarter 2015, according to industry sources...

Taiwan market: Japan-based Sansui Electric launches inexpensive LED light bulbs

Oct 12, 20:25

Japan-based own-brand audio and video equipment maker Sansui Electric has launched inexpensive LED light bulbs in the Taiwan market, with a 6W LED light bulb equivalent to a 40W incandescent...

Everlight Electronics sees sequential growth in September revenues

Oct 8, 11:02

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics on October 7 reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.492 billion (US$75.7 million) for September, rising 6.72% on month but dropping...

Epistar, Lextar Electronics September revenues up on month, down on year

Oct 8, 10:43

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar posted consolidated revenues of NT$2.147 billion (US$65.3 million) for September, increasing 11.84% on month but decreasing 5.36% on year,...

Unity Opto revenues rise in September

Oct 7, 10:57

LED packaging firm Unity Opto Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$550 million (US$16.8 million) for September, increasing 7.89% on month but decreasing 40.09% on ye...

Digitimes Research: September LED light bulb prices up in China market

Oct 5, 11:37

September average retail pricing for 7W LED light bulbs (40W incandescent equivalents) in the China market increased 7.5% on month to CNY33.0 (US$5.2), while that for 9W models (60W...

China exports LED lighting worth US$355 million to India in January-August

Oct 1, 10:21

China-based makers exported LED lighting products worth US$355 million in total to the India market during January-August 2015, hiking 76.61% on year, and the export value included...

Epistar to invest in Malaysia-based Dominant Opto Technologies

Oct 1, 10:17

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar will acquire 11 million shares of Dominant Opto Technologies Sdn Bh, a Malaysia-based SMT LED packaging service provider, at a total price...

Digitimes Research: Panasonic aims at automotive lighting revenues of JPY60 billion for FY2018

Sep 30, 11:55

Panasonic has been transforming its lighting business operations to focus on automotive lighting and aims at revenues of JPY60 billion (US$500 million) from automotive lighting for...

Everlight Electronics expects significant growth in 2015 LED lighting revenues

Sep 29, 13:51

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics expects revenues from LED lighting devices in 2015 to increase by over 10% on year, according to company chairman Robert Yeh.

Epistar, MLS to set up joint-venture in India

Sep 29, 13:46

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar and China-based LED packaging service provider MLS will establish an LED lighting joint-venture in New Delhi, India, to tap the large local...

China package companies generate a wave of acquisitions as consolidation of LED industry continues, says LEDinside

Sep 24, 10:28

The scale of China's LED package market is projected to expand 16% year on year to CNY61.4 billion (US$9.61 billion) in 2015, according to LEDinside. The growth of Chinese LED package...

Lextar to cooperate with Cree, Leadray to develop LED street lamps

Sep 23, 12:09

Lextar Electronics has announced a partnership with Cree and LED lighting vendor Leadray Energy to develop LED street lamps specifically for competition for government open-bid pro...

Connector maker Ant Precision to supply cable to Land Rover China

Sep 22, 15:16

Taiwan-based connector maker Ant Precision Industry has entered into the supply chain of Land Rover China and will supply car-use LED lighting cables. The company already started...

Prices for China-made mainstream LED devices fall 50-60% in 2015

Sep 18, 11:13

Prices for 2835 LED devices, currently the mainstream specification among China-based LED packaging service providers, have dropped 50-60% so far in 2015 due to overcapacity, according...

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    Chi Lin LED panel light

    Chi Lin Technology's LED panel light is on display at Taiwan International Lighting Show 2014, which took place in Taipei in March. Light is directed by the light guide panel towards...

    Photo: Rodney Chan, Mar 28.

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    Osram Ostar Projection P2W

    Osram Opto Semiconductors has introduced two new high-power versions of the Osram Ostar Projection for projectors with a brightness of up to 1700 lumen. The Osram Ostar Projection...

    Photo: Company, Dec 18.

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    Osram Dragon Dome

    Osram's Dragon Dome provides a focused beam of high-power Infrared LED (IRED) with a range of more than 100 meters. It has a compact design and does not need an external lens. With...

    Photo: Company, Oct 8.

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    Everlight LED ceiling lights

    Taiwan-based LED packaging house Everlight Electronics displayed its latest LED lighting products at the 2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show. The exhibits included own-brand...

    Photo: Jackie Chang, DIGITIMES, Sep 6.

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    2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show: Edison Opto's cafe booth

    Taiwan-based Edison Opto showcased its LED lighting products at the 2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show in late March. To showcase its various LED lighting designs, Edison Opto's...

    Photo: Jackie Chang, DIGITIMES, Apr 8.

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