Monday 21 December 2009
AUO may build 7.5G LCD panel plant in China, says paper
Market observers are speculating that AU Optronics (AUO) may be the first among Taiwan players to set up a LCD fab in in China if the Taiwan government lifts restrictions on panel...
Tuesday 24 November 2009
Taiwan panel makers rise over NT$100 billion in funding in 2009
Taiwan TFT-LCD panel makers have raise NT$130 billion (US$4.03 billion) in 2009, including NT$115 billion in syndicated loans by AU Optronics (AUO), Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO)...
Thursday 19 November 2009
China will need 6-8 8G plants to fulfill panel demand in the future
Market watchers expect China will require six to eight 8G or above LCD panel production lines to fulfill its demand in the future. China's LCD TV panel demand in 2009 is estimated...
Friday 23 October 2009
AUO to start production at second 8.5G plant in 2H10, says president
AU Optronics (AUO) plans to start production at its second 8.5G plant in the second half of 2010, as the company anticipates demand growth for large-size LCD panels next year, according...
Friday 14 August 2009
Slowdown in LCD panel price growth is reasonable, says AUO vice chairman
AU Optronics (AUO) vice chairman HB Chen has said the recent slowdown in the growth of LCD panel pricing is reasonable because too much will inhibit demand from consumers.
Thursday 23 July 2009
LG Display may build 7.5G or 8G LCD plant in southern China, says report
LG Display (LGD) is reportedly in talks with the Guangzhou government to set up a 7.5G or 8G LCD production plant at a high-tech industrial park in the city in southern China, according...
Tuesday 21 July 2009
China-based Irico to delay 6G LCD plant development, sources say
China-based panel maker Irico Group Electronics has decided to postpone its plan to build a 6G LCD panel plant in Jiangsu, China, according to market sources.
Wednesday 15 July 2009
Seven TFT-LCD plants to be set up in China during 2010-2011, sources claim
Five China-based TFT-LCD panel makers and Korea-based LG Display (LGD) plan to set up a total of seven new plants in China with production estimated to start in 2010-2011, in anticipation...
Tuesday 9 June 2009
Short-term glass substrate shortages a positive development for LCD panel industry, says WitsView
Glass substrates are in short supply as the relighting of idle tanks has been unable to keep up with increasing demand generated by rising utilization at LCD panel makers to meet...
Wednesday 4 March 2009
CMO executive urges Taiwan government to ease restrictions on LCD panel investments in China
TFT-LCD panel maker Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) executive VP Wu Biing-Seng has urged the Taiwan government to be more liberal towards the issue of allowing Taiwan panel makers to...
Wednesday 17 September 2008
AUO and CMO have not cut back 7.5G production
Although Taiwan's first-tier LCD panel makers AU Optronics (AUO) and Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) have cut back overall production because of weakened demand, their 7.5G lines are...
Tuesday 8 July 2008
SVA may revise next-generation LCD plant project to 7.5G, paper says
Shanghai-based SVA Group is considering teaming up with Sharp to build a 7.5G LCD plant in China while abandoning its original plan of jointly constructing a 6G line with NEC, according...
Tuesday 27 May 2008
CMO eyes expanding market share in both large- and small-size panel segments
Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) has mapped out strategies that will enable the firm to make more inroads into both the large- and small-size panel segments, according to market sourc...
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