News tagged LED upstream
Last update: Thursday 21 April 2016 [1525 news items]
Scientech March sales soar
Apr 13, 22:11
Scientech has reported March consolidated revenues increased 69.3% sequentially to NT$313 million (US$10 million).
Lextar sees increased March revenues
Apr 8, 11:35
LED firm Lextar Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.178 billion (US$37.4 million) for March, increasing 11.78% sequentially and 4.92% on year, and its January-March...
Niching 2014 profits hit 3-year high
Mar 31, 10:41
IC packaging material and tool distributor Niching Industrial has posted net profits of NT$61.37 million (US$1.96 million) in 2014, up 116% on year and hitting a 3-year high. The...
Sapphire makers seeing strong orders in March
Mar 27, 15:17
Patterned sapphire substrate (PSS) maker Rigidtech Microelectronics is seeing strong orders in March and expects continued growth into April, with 4-inch units expected to be at the...
Taiwan International Lighting Show begins
Mar 25, 15:42
The 2015 Taiwan International Lighting Show and LED Taiwan both started today (March 25) in Taipei, with 337 exhibitors from 10 countries to use 898 booths, according to the government-sponsored...
Taiwan LED makers ask for PSS price cuts
Mar 23, 21:57
As PSS (patterned sapphire substrate) makers have been expanding production capacities, PSS supply has significantly increased and therefore Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip...
Crystalwise reports net profit for 2014
Newswatch - Mar 13, 12:27
Sapphire substrate and PSS (patterned sapphire substrate) maker Crystalwise Technology has reported record net profit of NT$42.3 million (US$1.34 million) for 2014 after consecutive...
Epistar acquires GaN-on-Si technology from Allos
Mar 13, 10:37
Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar has announced is has received a license for GaN-on-Si technology from Germany-based Allos Semiconductors and the two firms...
Nichia to launch E-LEDS in October 2015
Mar 12, 15:27
Japan-based Nichia has finished development of E-LEDS, flip-chip LED chips made using internally-developed special materials, and will launch it in October 2015, with the product...
Taiwan LED makers to adopt 6-inch sapphire wafers
Mar 10, 22:36
As prices for 6-inch sapphire wafers are on the decline and China-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip makers are increasing their use of 4-inch sapphire wafers, Taiwan-based LED makers...
Lite-On Technology revenues drop in February
Stockwatch - Mar 10, 14:56
Lite-On Technology Corporation has reported consolidated revenues of NT$14.383 billion (US$455.85 million) for February 2015, representing a 24.2% drop on month and 6.54% drop on...
LED demand rebounds early in 1Q15
Feb 16, 18:47
Due to strong demand for LED backlighting in smartphones and LED lighting, global demand for LED chips has rebounded in the first quarter of 2015, earlier than previously as the first...
ITRI to recruit OLED engineers
Feb 3, 10:53
To develop OLED lighting, the Taiwan government-sponsored Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) will recruit OLED engineers in device design, production management, evaporation...
Epistar to own 94% of TSMC SSL
Stockwatch - Jan 12, 11:06
Epistar and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) have both announced that their boards of directors have approved a transaction of TSMC Solid State Lighting (TSMC SSL)...