Taiwan Industry Updates
Most of Taiwan’s machine-tool makers predict strong sales to continue into the second half of this year after recording encouraging performance in the first quarter due to brisk demand from China’s makers of vehicle parts and molds as well as the rallying demand in America and Europe.
They say that the U.S. government’s efforts to motivate expat American manufacturers to return production hom... Full Story
Sales of new cars in Taiwan contrasted the falling stock and housing markets in January. A total of 44,301 units were sold during the first month of 2014, up 13.6% month-on-month (MoM) and also a 4% increase year-on-year (YoY), according to statistics compiled by the Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC).
Automakers pointed out that their January sales could be even better, if p... Full Story
Interview with Jack Chen, general manager of LVD International Light & Energy Corp.
LVDs and LEDs have many similarities; their initials are different in only one letter, both are members of the new generation of lighting, and both offer green-lighting advantages such as energy conservation, carbon reduction, high power factor, low lumen depreciation, minimal power wastage, flicker-free perf... Full Story
CENS had a busy month in April, attending nine international trade shows to promote buyer guides to help manufacturers, exporters and traders to build global presence, including Light + Building International Trade Fair, Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Spring Edition), Hannover Messe, Automechanika Istanbul, Hong Kong electronics Fair (Spring Edition), Asian Lighting & Consumer Electronics... Full Story
At this year's Taipei Int'l Auto Parts & Accessories Show (2014 Taipei AMPA), Takamori Enterprise Co., Ltd. (TISSO), a leading supplier of fully-handmade, high-end steering wheels, colored carbon-fiber steering wheels etc., showcased its latest line by installing them in top-end Audi and Nissan sport cars. Jan Ja-shin, president of the company, said that TISSO is the world's first that is innovat... Full Story