Tuesday 5 September 2023
Hua Hsu Silicon Materials gearing up for SiC wafer output expansion
Hua Hsu Silicon Materials, a Gigastorage subsidiary, expects to begin volume production of silicon carbide (SiC) epitaxy in September and aims to boost its annual output for SiC wafers...
Thursday 2 March 2023
More makers in China, Taiwan building presence in SiC sector
China-based carmakers and solar cell suppliers are aggressively foraying into the silicone carbide (SiC) segment in line with the semiconductor self-sufficiency goal set by the government,...
Tuesday 3 July 2018
Taiwan solar poly-Si wafer makers reportedly plan to form alliance
Taiwan-based solar poly-Si wafer makers Green Energy Technology (GET), Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS), Gigastorage and Danen Technology plan to form a strategic alliance to...
Tuesday 15 August 2017
Commentary: Consolidation of Taiwan solar supply chain badly needed
The integration of the supply chain of Taiwan's solar cell industry is a pressing job, as it is increasingly difficult for makers to survive volatile market situations and ever-expanding...
Friday 11 August 2017
SAS turns profitability, Gigastorage remains in the red in 2Q17
Solar wafer maker Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) saw its second-quarter 2017 swing into profitability from three consecutive quarters of net losses, while fellow maker Gigastorage...
Monday 31 July 2017
Gigastorage to appeal to Taiwan Supreme Court against IPC ruling in favor of Phillips
Taiwan-based PV wafer maker Gigastorage has decided to appeal to Taiwan's Supreme Court against a recent ruling issued by Taiwan's Intellectual Property Court (IPC) to have the company...
Friday 30 June 2017
Gigastorage ruled to pay Phillips for infringing DVD patents
Taiwan’s Intellectual Property Court on June 29 has ruled on Phillips’ patent infringement charge against Taiwan’s Gigastorage with Gigastorage needing to pay NT$1.04...
Thursday 8 June 2017
Gigastorage running at full ingot growing capacity
Solar-grade polycrystalline silicon wafer maker Gigastorage has fully utilized production capacity for polycrystalline silicon ingot growing and about 70% ingots are from export or...
Monday 5 June 2017
Taiwan solar-grade silicon wafer makers decrease domestic supply
Taiwan-based solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer makers, which are unable to compete with China-based makers due to high slurry-based slicing costs, have increased exports of solar-grade...
Friday 24 June 2016
Gigastorage expects solar-grade silicon wafer operations to turn profitable in 1Q17
Gigastorage expects its solar-grade silicon wafer operations to swing from the red into profitability beginning the first quarter of 2017, company chairman Jimmy Chen said at the...
Tuesday 17 November 2015
Gigastorage obtains orders with shipments slated through end of 1Q16
Solar wafer maker Gigastorage has received orders with shipments scheduled through the end of the first quarter of 2016, according to the company.
Wednesday 7 October 2015
Gintech revenues drop in September due to capacity relocation
Solar cell maker Gintech Energy has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.387 billion (US$42.2 million) for September, falling 3.37% on month but rising 31.63% on year.
Wednesday 8 July 2015
Motech, Neo Solar, Gigastorage post strong results for June
Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Motech Industries has reported June consolidated revenues of NT$2.136 billion (US$68.9 million), a 21-month high level with growth of 28.90% on...
Tuesday 23 June 2015
Gigastorage aims for full capacity utilization in 3Q15
Solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Gigastorage is currently utilizing 80% of its production capacity of 700MWp and, in view of increasing orders, hopes that capacity can...
Friday 22 May 2015
Gigastorage expects operations to break even in 1Q16
Solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Gigastorage, also still suffering operating losses, expects business operations to break even in the first quarter of 2016 due to use of...
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