Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel makers shipped 356.472 million small- to medium-size panels in the fourth quarter of 2014, growing 8.1% on quarter but dipping 3.3% on year, according to Digitimes Research.
a-Si TFT-LCD panels accounted for 90.8% of the shipments and LTPS (low-temperature poly-Si) models for 9.2%, Digitimes Research indicated.
In terms of application, handsets accounted for 78.9% of shipments, tablets 6.6%, automotive displays 3.8%, digital cameras 3.5% and GPS PNDs 2.3%.
Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT), HannStar Display and Innolux were the three largest makers, accounting for 34.7%, 30.2% and 21.7% of shipments.
Taiwan-based makers shipped 1.338 billion small- to medium-size panels in 2014, declining 8.2% on year.