Taiwan Industry Updates
With its notebook PC shipments surging mainly on market recovery, Asus, a Taiwanese brand of PCs, laptops and motherboards, outpaced Dell as the world’s No.3 laptop brand by shipment in Q2 of this year, according to the latest report by NPD DisplaySearch, a Japanese market research firm.
NPD DisplaySearch’s report shows that total shipments by the world’s top-five notebook PC brands, includin... Full Story
Hota Industrial Manufacturing Co., Ltd., an original equipment (OE) supplier of precision gears and transmission system parts to international automakers and tier-1s headquartered in Taiwan, recently announced targeting consolidated revenue at NT$4.6 billion (US$153.3 million) in 2014, a new record in company history, according to David Shen, the chairman.
Shen pointed out that in 2014, his co... Full Story
By KEN LIU
In 1985, the Wenshui Community in northern Taiwan's Miaoli County had over 800 residents and served as a transportation and business hub for the townships of Dahu, Shitan, and Tai'an. The population later plunged and by 1999 there were only 86 people left, most of them oldsters and children. One reason for this shrinkage was a new access road that made it easier for the community's ... 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
By KEN LIU
Founded only last year, Green Ideas Technology Co., Ltd. focuses on the development of smart lighting control systems for LED lights and solar-powered LED streetlights. Recent field tests carried out by the company prove that its dedicated control system can send signals to all of the 120-some streetlights on the National Taipei University campus, whether in building blocks or at ro... Full Story