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Lextar begins shipping ET8 LED light tubes; Unity Opto sees increases in bulb shipments

Dec 8, 11:47

Vertically-integrated LED firm Lextar Electronics has begun shipments of ET8 LED light tubes in compliance with electronic ballast and ultra-thin LED panel lamps, while LED packaging...

PCB maker Eiso to list on Taiwan OTC

Dec 8, 11:38

Taiwan-based Eiso Enterprise will be listed on the Taiwan over-the-counter (OTC) stock market at an initial price of NT$32 (US$1.03) per share on December 23, according to the comp...

Connected street lighting market expected to reach US$450 million in 2018, says IHS

Dec 5, 10:52

The market for connected street lighting is currently worth around US$104 million, but with global shipments of connected street lights expected to increase four-fold over the next...

Unity Opto lands additional orders for LED light bulbs from US, says paper

Newswatch - Dec 5, 10:41

LED packaging service provider Unity Opto Technology has obtained additional orders for LED light bulbs from US-based retail chains, equivalent to monthly shipments of three million...

UV LED market value to reach US$122 million in 2014, says firm

Dec 5, 10:27

The global ultraviolet (UV) market value in 2014 is estimated to reach US$815 million, of which the UV LED market will have about a 15% market share equivalent to US$122 million in...

Over 100 China-based LED packaging houses to be forced out of competition in 2014

Dec 2, 22:10

Profitability for LED products is shrinking due to continual price drops along with increasing competition, and more than 100 relatively small China-based LED packaging service providers...

The installed base of LED luminaires expected to reach nearly 2.8 billion by 2023, says Navigant

Dec 2, 14:27

The ongoing transition from fluorescent to LED lighting technologies amounts to a significant disruption for the lighting industry, potentially changing the methods by which lighting...

LED lighting vendors in Greater China expected to cut prices

Dec 1, 21:39

LED lighting vendors and players in the retail channel in the Greater China market, due to high inventory levels, are expected to reduce prices to promote sale before the 2015 Lunar...

Everlight Electronics lands orders for LED lighting from Philips

Dec 1, 15:30

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics has obtained orders for 3014 packaged mid- and low-power LED chips for lighting from Philips, with shipments to begin in 2015,...

YoungTek 4Q14 sales to fall up to 10%

Dec 1, 10:18

YoungTek Electronics, which provides backend services for LED and IC testing and sorting, is expected to post an up to 10% sequential decrease in fourth-quarter revenues due to a...

Global LED lighting production value in 2015 to grow 30%, say Taiwan makers

Nov 28, 10:29

Global LED lighting shipments in 2015 will double those in 2014, but the corresponding production value will increase only 30% due to estimated price drops of 30-35%, according to...

LED packaging houses to see 10% sequential drop in 4Q14 revenues

Nov 26, 15:27

Due to weak demand for LED backlighting and lighting, Taiwan-based LED packaging service providers are expected to see fourth-quarter 2014 consolidated revenues decrease 10% sequentially...

LED lighting marks a new era: Q&A with Hubie Notohamiprodjo, SSL products marketing director, Dialog Semiconductor

Nov 26, 14:17

With the global LED lighting application market taking off, and business opportunities emerging fast, semiconductor firms, particularly LED driver IC vendors, around the globe have...

Hubie Notohamiprodjo, SSL product marketing director

LED lighting-use market to contract 16% in 4Q14, says firm

Nov 18, 16:11

The lighting-use LED market will contract 5-16% in the fourth quarter of 2014, while backlighting-use LED products will fall 4-13% according to TrendForce. The average price of lighting-use...

Digitimes Research: October 7W LED bulb prices up sequentially in China

Nov 18, 10:23

October average retail pricing for 7W LED light bulbs (equivalent to 40W incandescents) in the China market increased 2.4% on month to CNY34.70 (US$5.70), while that for 9W models...

Taiwan government aims at complete conversion to LED street lamps by end of 2016

Nov 17, 10:52

The Taiwan government has decided on a budget of NT$5.49 billion (US$179 million) to support local governments to replace 692,000 mercury vapor street lamps with LED models in an...

WiseChip Semiconductor developing quasi-candela OLED lighting

Nov 14, 16:01

OLED display maker WiseChip Semiconductor has developed low-color-temperature quasi-candela OLED lighting technology through cooperation with Taiwan's National Tsing Hua University...

Application of low-color-temperature quasi-candela OLED lighting

Philips, Panasonic and Toshiba expected to dominate LED lighting market share in 2014

Nov 10, 16:03

The global LED lighting market is expected to reach US$25.7 billion in 2014 followed by a market penetration increase to 31% in 2015 as the overall lighting market grows to US$82.1...

Topco revenues decrease on month in October

Stockwatch - Nov 10, 14:22

Topco has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.556 billion (US$51.87 million) for October 2014, representing a 1.56% drop on month and 26.64% increase on year.

Everlight Electronics nets NT$1.67 per share for 3Q14

Stockwatch - Nov 10, 11:03

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics has released its financial report for the third quarter of 2014, recording net EPS of NT$1.67.

Digitimes Research: Japan LED lighting demand to reach JPY507.8 billion in 2015

Nov 7, 15:32

Japan is the world's leading country in terms of LED lighting penetration and its LED lighting demand in 2015 will reach JPY507.8 billion (US$4.43 billion), increasing by 13.2% on...

Global lamp revenues expected to increase from US$29.1 billion in 2013 to US$34.6 billion in 2019, says IHS

Nov 7, 15:11

Global lamp revenues are expected to increase from US$29.1 billion in 2013 to US$34.6 billion in 2019, equivalent to a six-year CAGR of 2.4%. During the same time period, worldwide...

Unity Opto expanding LED light bulb capacity

Nov 7, 11:36

LED packaging service provider Unity Opto Technology started production at a new factory in northern Taiwan in early November 2014 and has expanded its monthly production capacity...

Lextar posts 3Q14 net EPS of NT$0.59

Nov 6, 11:45

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker and LED packaging service provider Lextar Electronics has released its third-quarter 2014 financial report, recording net profit of NT$309.3 million...

LED market to reach 31% penetration in 2015; global demand for LED lighting products to increase

Nov 5, 14:31

The global LED lighting market will reach US$25.7 billion and its market penetration will increase to 31% in 2015 as the overall lighting market grows to US$82.1 billion, according...

China LED packaging firms expanding capacity for 0.2-0.5W 2835 chips

Nov 4, 11:26

China-based LED packaging houses, including Leedarson Lighting and Yankong Lighting, have fully automated packaging lines for 0.2-0.5W 2835 (specification code) low-power LED chips...

MLS, Unity Opto expand LED lighting capacities

Oct 31, 10:26

In view of fast growing demand for LED lighting in the US, the largest China-based LED packaging service provider MLS has expanded monthly production capacity of LED light bulbs and...

Flip Chip technology expected to be used in more LED TVs released in 2015

Oct 29, 14:44

Direct-type LED TVs featuring Flip Chip LED technology are becoming more prevalent in the market and many China- and Korea-based TV vendors are expected to start using the technology...

Lite-On, Delta win New Taipei LED streetlamp contracts

Oct 29, 11:35

New Taipei has adopted a PFI (private finance initiative) scheme to replace streetlamps with LED models in the northern Taiwanese city. Lite-On Technology and Delta Electronics have...

LED penetration rate expected to reach between 60-70% over the next 5 years

Oct 28, 14:42

The LED penetration rate is expected to reach between 60-70% over the next five years due to decreasing prices and energy-saving capabilities, according to Everlight chairman Robert...

Samsung to quit LED lighting business in overseas markets, says paper

Oct 28, 14:20

Samsung Electronics on October 26 announced the stoppage of its LED lighting business operations in all overseas markets due to low-price competition, but it will continue production...

China LED makers cut prices, Taiwan makers to follow suit

Oct 28, 10:54

China-based LED makers' production capacity expansion in the first half of 2014 has since resulted in oversupply, forcing them to reduce quotes to compete for orders in the fourth...

LED packaging market to expand 3.2% in 2015

Oct 27, 22:12

The LED packaging industry's value is anticipated to only rise 3.2% on year from US$14.6 billion in 2014 to US$15 billion in 2015, according to LEDinside.

Lextar showcasing LED light tubes at Hong Kong international lighting fair

Oct 27, 22:04

Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker as well as LED packaging service provider Lextar Electronics is showcasing a complete series of LED lighting tubes with LM-80 certification...

China lighting e-commerce market to become largest LED distribution channel, says LEDinside

Oct 27, 15:46

China's e-commerce market scale will reach US$445.1 billion in 2014, and the lighting e-commerce market scale in China has reached US$2.4 billion in 2014, according to LEDinside.

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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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