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  • The supply of optical disc drives used in notebook and desktops will remain tight in the third quarter of 2009 due to a shortage of pick-up heads (PUHs), according to industry sources...
  • Taiwan-based blank optical disc maker Ritek will expand its monthly Blu-ray Disc (BD) capacity from one million discs currently to two million discs in the third quarter of 2009,...
  • Taiwan ODD sector – 1Q 2009

    Thursday 11 June 2009
    Taiwan shipped 13.7 million optical disc drives (ODDs) in the first quarter of 2009, down 16.5% sequentially and 28.6% from the same period one year earlier.
  • The notebook industry will continue to suffer component shortages, especially of LCD panels and optical drives through the end of the second quarter, according to sources with notebook...
  • Taiwan-based optical drive makers Lite-On IT and Quanta Storage have released their financial reports for the first quarter of 2009, with the former recording a net EPS of NT$0.20...
  • Optical disc drive makers Lite-On IT and Quanta Storage on March 10 reported consolidated revenues of NT$3.01 billion (US$89 million) and NT$1.578 billion, respectively, for February,...
  • CMC, Ritek revenues grow in February

    Wednesday 11 March 2009
    CMC Magnetics and Ritek, the top-two Taiwan-based makers of blank optical discs, have posted self-estimated revenues of NT$1.64 billion (US$48.3 million) and NT$1.02 billion respectively...
  • Taiwan ODD sector – 4Q 2008

    Tuesday 10 March 2009
    Taiwan shipped 16.4 million optical disc drives (ODDs) in the fourth quarter of 2008, down 11.8% sequentially and 23.7% from the same period one year earlier.
  • Taiwan's two largest optical disc makers CMC Magnetics and Ritek on February 10 reported their revenues for January 2009. CMC record on-year growth for the first time in more than...
  • Leading Taiwan-based makers of blank optical discs have received orders for CD-R discs with volumes much more than they originally expected for the traditionally off-season first...
  • CMC Magnetics and Ritek, the two largest Taiwan-based makers of blank optical discs, saw sequential decreases 9.07% and 0.39%, respectivey, in their self-estimated revenues for December...
  • Ritek, the second largest Taiwan-based maker of blank optical discs, has obtained an order for blank 6x Blu-ray Disc (BD)-R (recordable, write once) discs from a retail channel in...
  • Royal Philips Electronics on December 16 charges filed with Taiwan's Intellectual Property Court against Lead Data, a Taiwan-based maker of blank optical discs and a licensee of Philips...
  • Ritek begins shipping solar modules

    Wednesday 17 December 2008
    Ritek, the second largest Taiwan-based maker of blank optical discs, on December 16 announced it made the first shipment of crystalline silicon solar modules earlier this month, with...
  • International prices of optical-grade polycarbonate (PC) have further slipped from US$2.5/kg in November 2008 to about US$2.0/kg currently, and consequently Taiwan-based makers of...
  • Taiwan ODD sector – 3Q 2008

    Wednesday 10 December 2008
    Taiwan shipped 18.6 million optical disc drives (ODDs) in the third quarter of 2008, down 3.0% sequentially and 17.3% from the same period one year earlier.
  • Pioneer is exhibiting its super multi-layer read-only optical disc which features 16 separate layers on a single side with 25GB storage capacity on each layer for a total capacity...
  • International prices of optical-grade polycarbonate (PC) have dropped by 11-17% from US$2.8-2.9/kg in the third quarter of 2008 to US$2.4-2.5/kg in the fourth quarter due to falls...
  • U-Tech Media, the largest Taiwan-based OEM maker of pre-recorded optical discs, recently received urgent orders for several thousand Blu-ray Disc (BD) movie discs from major movie...
  • Taiwan ODD sector – 2Q 2008

    Monday 29 September 2008
    Taiwan shipped 18.9 million optical disc drives (ODDs) in the second quarter of 2008, down 1.6% sequentially and 6.6% from the same period one year earlier. ODD shipments will increase...
  • CMC Magnetics and Ritek will increase OEM quotes for DVD+R/-R discs for the fourth quarter of 2008, with CMC to raise prices by 10-15% while Ritek will look at order volumes before...
  • CMC and Ritek suffer losses in 1H08

    Monday 1 September 2008
    CMC Magnetics and Ritek, the top-two Taiwan-based optical disc makers, on August 29 released their financial reports for the first half of 2008, posting a net loss of NT$3.243 billion...
  • CMC Magnetics, the largest Taiwan-based OEM maker of blank optical discs, has received orders with the total volume exceeding its production capacity by 8%, despite the company increasing...
  • Although CMC Magnetics, the largest Taiwan-based OEM maker of blank optical discs, has raised its OEM quotes for CD-R and DVD+R/-R discs by 10% on average and some fellow makers in...
  • CMC Magnetics and Ritek, the top two Taiwan-based maker of blank optical discs, both reported a sequential revenue increase for July, with Ritek's revenues hitting its highest monthly...
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