Friday 15 July 2011
Commentary: Panel market in China likely to face oversupply concerns in 2013
Rumors in China indicate LG Display will begin construction of a panel plant in Guangzhou, China, with mass production likely to begin in 2013.
Wednesday 13 July 2011
Penetration of LED-backlit monitors to reach over 60% in 2H11
The growth of LED-backlit monitors has been growing rapidly as many brands have stopped introducing CCFL-backlit products. In addition, the price of LED-backlit monitors has been...
Wednesday 29 June 2011
Chimei to expand marketing in China through Foxconn, VST
Chimei, a Taiwan-based display product brand belonging to the Chimei Innolux (CMI) Group, will expand its marketing of LED-backlit LCD monitors and home-use LED lighting products...
Tuesday 28 June 2011
China might delay issuance of panel facility licenses
The LCD panel industry in China has been expanding rapidly. Many firms have been trying to enter the panel industry in China. However, due to oversupply concerns, the point of time...
Tuesday 28 June 2011
CMI to cut 2011 capex by 20-30%
Taiwan-based panel maker Chimei Innolux (CMI) will hold a shareholders meeting on June 28. According CMI, the company will return to the fundamental business, emphasizing on the production...
Wednesday 18 May 2011
Taiwan market: Chimei tops LCD TV vendors in 1Q11 sales volume
There were an estimated 300,000 LCD TVs sold in the Taiwan market during the first quarter of 2011 and Taiwan-based vendor Chimei sold 58,000 units for the largest market share, followed...
Wednesday 11 May 2011
LG display takes the lead in 1Q11 LED-backlit TV panel shipments; Samsung leads in revenues, says DisplaySearch
Global shipments of LCD TV panels with LED backlights reached 16.4 million units in the first quarter of 2011, a slight decrease from 16.6 million units in the fourth quarter of 2010,...
Wednesday 20 April 2011
CMI to offer carbon-neutral LCD TV
Chimei Innolux (CMI) and its affiliated own-brand LCD TV vendor will soon jointly offer a 42-inch LCD TV featuring compliance with requirements for carbon neutrality, according to...
Tuesday 15 March 2011
CMI showcases 3D panels at FPD China 2011
Chimei Innolux (CMI) is exhibiting 23.6- to 65-inch 3D TV panels based on active shutter glasses technology at FPD China 2011 taking place in Shanghai March 15-17, according to the...
Friday 11 March 2011
CMI 2011 capex remains at NT$100 billion
Capex of Chimei Innolux (CMI) in 2011 is expected to reach NT$100 billion (US$3.4 billion), mainly for expanding capacity at its 6G, 8.5G and touch panel production lines.
Friday 11 March 2011
CMI announces almost 5% sequential drop in 4Q10 revenues
Chimei Innolux (CMI) has announced combined TFT-LCD revenues of NT$130.39 billion (US$4.42 billion) for the fourth quarter of 2010, a decrease of 4.9% sequentially.
Tuesday 15 February 2011
MOEA suggests it will conditionally allow China investment in Taiwan panel makers
Market rumors indicate that Taiwan Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) may allow China-based TV vendors to joint-invest in Taiwan panel makers as long as the stake is no higher than...
Friday 11 February 2011
AUO and CMI January revenues down sequentially, CPT and HannStar up
AU Optronics (AUO) and Chimei Innolux (CMI) saw their January 2011 revenues decrease sequentially by 1.4% and 9.8% respectively, while fellow panel makers Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT)...
Tuesday 25 January 2011
TFT LCD analog IC design houses slashing prices by 10-30%
Taiwan-based analog IC design houses are aggressively cutting quotes, especially in the TFT LCD panel analog IC segment. With Global Mixed-code Technology (GMT), Raydium Semiconductor,...
Tuesday 25 January 2011
Monitor panel pricing dampened by increased shipments from CMI
Due to Chimei Innolux (CMI) increased production of LCD monitor panels, panel makers desire to increase overall monitor panel prices have been unsuccessful.