Thursday 26 April 2018
MLS enters automotive lighting market via Taiwan subsidiary
The largest China-based LED packaging service provider MLS has entered the LED automotive lighting market segment through its Taiwan subsidiary, MLS Taiwan.
Wednesday 31 January 2018
Everlight expects IR, automotive LED devices to drive growth in 2018
LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics expects infrared (IR) and automotive LED product lines to drive growth in 2018, both of which will see double-digit revenue growths,...
Thursday 11 January 2018
China LED packagers under pressure to lower prices
Due to oversupply of LED chips and off-season effects, China-based LED packaging service providers have been asked mainly by lighting vendors to lower quotes by 10-15%, according...
Friday 13 October 2017
MLS to surpass Everlight in 2017 revenue
The largest China-based LED packaging service provider MLS is likely to see 2017 consolidated revenues exceed those for Taiwan-based fellow Everlight Electronics for the first time...
Friday 1 September 2017
Everlight offers infrared LED devices for iris recognition
LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics has launched NIR-C19M series infrared (IR) LED devices for iris recognition, particularly for security surveillance (access control)...
Monday 7 August 2017
China market: Prices for LED packaging materials rise
Due to tight supply, suppliers of materials used in LED packaging in the China market have hiked quotes and the increased prices are likely to remain in the fourth quarter of 2017,...
Tuesday 4 July 2017
China LED industry recovering
As demand for LED end devices has resumed growth amid shortages of LED chip supply, China's LED makers have recently begun expanding their capacities and local governments are also...
Thursday 27 April 2017
Cree to set up LED packaging joint venture with San'an Optoelectronics
Cree has announced it is forming a joint venture with San’an Optoelectronics to produce and deliver to market high-performing, mid-power lighting class LED packaged products.
Friday 16 December 2016
China LED packaging service providers to keep expanding capacities in 2017
China-based LED packaging service providers, in view of significantly growing demand for LED lighting, large-size LED displays and LED automotive lighting, will continue expanding...
Friday 4 November 2016
Everlight Electronics nets NT$3.08 per share for January-September
LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics on November 3 reported consolidated revenues of NT$7.582 billion (US$241 million), gross margin 24.82%, net operating profit NT$696.2...
Friday 14 October 2016
Digitimes Research: Nichia tops LED packaging service providers in 1H16 revenues
Among LED packaging service providers around the world, Japan-based Nichia ranked first in LED revenues for the first half of 2016 with JPY126.58 billion (US$1.248 billion), followed...
Monday 23 May 2016
Lextar to move part of Taiwan LED packaging capacity to China
Vertically-integrated LED firm Lextar Electronics will move part of LED packaging capacity at its factory in Taiwan to its factory in Suzhou, eastern China, to reduce production cost,...
Wednesday 10 June 2015
Niching May sales rise 18%
Semiconductor packaging material and equipment distributor Niching Industrial has reported consolidated revenues of NT$95 million (US$3.1 million) for May 2015, up 18% on month but...
Monday 19 January 2015
Two China LED packagers obtain licensing of white LED patents from Toyoda Gosei
China-based LED packaging service providers Shenzhen Refond Optoelectronics and Shenzhen Jufei Optoelectronics have signed with Japan-based Toyoda Gosei for license use of the latter's...
Tuesday 30 December 2014
China-based LED packagers expanding capacities
In view of fast growing global demand for LED lighting, China-based LED packaging houses Shenzhen Refound Optoelectronics, Guangzhou Hongli Opto-Electronic, MLS, Foshan Nationstar...