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Taiwan makers expect DLC v4.0 to boost LED light tube exports to US

May 5, 10:01

The US government will implement DLC (DesignLights Consortium) technical requirements 4.0 (v4.0) for LED lighting products on January 1, 2017 and this is expected to be conducive...

Laster Tech to begin LED headlight production in July

May 4, 11:15

Laster Tech will start production of LED headlights in July 2016 mainly for China-based automaker Great Wall Motors as well as China-based automotive lighting makers Shanghai Koito...

StrongLED Lighting expects 2016 revenue proportion for ODM/OEM production to rise to over 10%

Apr 28, 13:24

StrongLED Lighting Systems (Cayman), a LED lighting solution provider, expects the revenue proportion for ODM/OEM production to increase from 5% in 2015 to more than 10% in 2016,...

China makers rush to produce LED filament light bulbs

Apr 27, 15:45

Many China-based LED lighting makers, in view of fast growing demand for LED filament lighting products, have stepped into production of LED filament light bulbs or lamps, according...

Digitimes Research: Nichia tops LED packagers in 2015 revenues

Apr 27, 14:35

Japan-based Nichia continued to rank the number one LED packaging service provider globally in 2015 with related revenues reaching US$2.72 billion, or about 200% higher than those...

Everlight to start production at new factory in central Taiwan

Apr 26, 22:30

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics has nearly completed a factory in central Taiwan and will install equipment at the end of the second quarter of 2016 and begin...

India market: Government-procurement price for LED bulbs expected to fall to INR44

Apr 22, 11:44

For the India government's procurement of LED light bulbs, open-bid prices for an LED light bulb are expected to drop to INR44 (US$0.662) in the second half of 2016, according to...

Ledvance likely to be sold to China-based firm

Apr 20, 11:33

Osram Licht AG is looking to sell its subsidiary lighting vendor Ledvance (LED + Advance) and is negotiating with 2-3 final candidates, including two China-based firms, according...

Lite-On Technology aims at revenue proportion of 10-15% for automotive electronics in 2018

Apr 18, 11:12

Lite-On Technology aims to increase the revenue proportion for automotive electronics, including LED automotive lighting (headlights, taillights, brake-lights and in-car lights),...

Lextar expects over 10% revenue contribution from car lighting products by 2019

Apr 14, 10:20

Taiwan-based vertically-integrated LED maker Lextar Electronics is aggressively pushing into the car lighting product business and has entered the supply chains of China's automobile...

Lextar chairman and CEO David Su

ITRI and TLFEA showcasing OLED lighting products at Taiwan International Lighting Show

Apr 14, 10:02

Government-sponsored Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) and Taiwan Lighting Fixture Export Association (TLFEA) are showcasing more than 30 jointly-developed OLED lighting...

ITRI setting up roll-to-roll flexible OLED lighting production line

Apr 12, 11:22

Electronics and Optoelectronics System Research Laboratories under the Taiwan government-sponsored Industrial Technology Research Organization (ITRI) is setting up a roll-to-roll...

Roll-to-roll flexible OLED lighting panel production

Epistar, Everlight, Lextar see March revenues rise on month

Apr 11, 12:26

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar has reported March consolidated revenues of NT$2.233 billion (US$68 million), up 35.77% on month but down 5.61% on year. LED packaging service...

Macroblock seeing demand pick up

Apr 8, 15:23

LED driver IC vendor Macroblock, which had poor results in 2015, has seen demand pick up since 2016 and has expressed optimism about its business outlook for the year.

Genesis Photonics offers LED chips for automotive Bi-beam headlights

Apr 7, 12:26

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Genesis Photonics has developed LED chips for Taiwan- and China-based makers to produce automotive Bi-beam headlights for the Taiwan and China after-markets,...

AOT to tap China automotive LED market via cooperation with Nichia

Apr 1, 10:42

LED packaging service provider Advanced Optoelectronic Technology (AOT) will tap China's automotive LED lighting market through technological cooperation with its Japan-based shareholder...

Nichia unveils 0.3t LED devices for use in backlighting smartphones

Mar 31, 21:54

Japan-based Nichia has debuted 0.3t LED devices with thickness of only 0.3mm and brightness of 15lm for smartphone backlighting applications.

Everlight Electronics constructing factory for LED automotive lighting

Mar 29, 11:20

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics is constructing a plant in central Taiwan specifically for making automotive lighting products, according to the company.

Everlight Electronics, Unity Opto Technology report 2015 earnings

Stockwatch - Mar 28, 15:36

LED packaging service providers Everlight Electronics and Unity Opto Technology have released financial reports for 2015, recording net EPS of NT$4.27 and NT$0.63 respectively, according...

StrongLED Lighting to be listed on OTC on March 30

Mar 21, 12:29

StrongLED Lighting Systems (Cayman), a Cayman Islands-registered LED lighting solution provider established by Taiwan-based experts with production in China, will be listed in Taiwan's...

Digitimes Research: Global LED lighting market value in 2016 estimated at US$34.64 billion

Mar 18, 11:31

Global LED lighting market value in 2016 will reach an estimated US$34.64 billion, accounting for 31.3% of total lighting market value, rising 4.1pp on year, according to Digitimes...

Digitimes Research: Global LED light bulb shipments in 2016 to hike 78.5%

Mar 11, 15:35

Mainly because average retail prices for LED light bulbs in 2016 will drop by at least 20% on year, global LED light bulb shipments in the year will hike 78.5% on year to 3.227 billion...

StrongLED to be listed on Taiwan OTC

Mar 11, 14:54

StrongLED Lighting System (Cayman), a Cayman Islands-registered LED lighting solution provider established by Taiwan-based experts with production in China, will be listed in Taiwan's...

Ledlink Optics nets NT$2.60 per share for 2015

Stockwatch - Mar 11, 11:05

Ledlink Optics, a maker of secondary optical lenses used in LED lighting, has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.447 billion (US$44.0 million), gross margin of 37.99%, net operating...

Epistar and Everlight see February revenues decrease

Mar 10, 11:55

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar and LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics have reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.644 billion (US$49.2 million) and NT$2.104...

Edison Opto to buy back 2 million shares

Stockwatch - Mar 9, 10:59

LED packaging service provider Edison Opto will buy back two million shares, equivalent to a 1.51% stake, at a price interval of NT$15-24 (US$0.452-0.723) during March 9-May 8, 2016,...

Lextar nets NT$0.45 per share for 2015

Mar 8, 10:56

LED epitaxial wafer, chip and packaging service provider Lextar Electronics has reported net profit of NT$33 million (US$985,100) for fourth-quarter 2015, leading to net profit of...

Tons Lightology optimistic about 2016

Mar 4, 10:55

Lamp ODM and OBM Tons Lightology has finished improving its product mix, client structure, supply chain and sales agent network and so holds an optimistic outlook for its 2016 operations,...

LED makers step into automotive lighting

Mar 4, 10:45

LED device maker Lite-On Technology, LED lighting maker Laster Tech as well as LED epitaxial wafer and chip makers Epistar and Genesis Photonics have stepped into automotive LED lighting,...

Digitimes Research: February 7W, 9W LED light bulb prices decrease in China market

Mar 2, 12:19

Average retail pricing for 7W LED light bulbs (equivalent to 40W incandescent ones) in the China market decreased 5.5% from December 2015 to CNY30.9 (US$4.8) in February, while 9W...

MLS to extend packaging from LEDs to ICs, says president

Mar 1, 15:52

The largest China-based LED packaging service provider MLS will extend business operations to IC packaging and testing services, according to company president Lawrence Lin.

MLS president Lawrence Lin

Nan Ya Photonics to quit LED wafer production, says paper

Newswatch - Mar 1, 11:01

Nan Ya Photonics will stop producing LED epitaxial wafers and chips and focus on LED lighting products, according to Chinese-language newspaper Commercial Times (

Lextar secures 3rd-party certification for high-power LED devices for car headlights

Feb 26, 11:18

Lextar Electronics has obtained third-party certification based on AEC (Automotive Electronics Council) Q101 standards for its high-power LED devices for automotive headlights from...

Digitimes Research: LED communication is promising

Feb 24, 14:49

Communication technology using LED diodes and image sensors offers many potential applications, such those for enhancing shopping, entertainment purposes and tourism, according to...

Philips asks suppliers to reduce LED light bulb ex-factory prices to US$0.80 in 2016

Feb 22, 12:04

Philips has asked suppliers to lower ex-factory quotes for LED light bulbs to US$0.80 in 2016, according to Taiwan-based LED makers.

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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.

  • Osram+Ostar+Projection+P2W

    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.

  • Osram+Dragon+Dome

    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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