Taiwan Industry Updates
Epistar Corp. Vice President S.H. Chang recently said that the world’s No.1 LED chipmaker by production capacity may raise its stake in packager Edison Opto Corp. to boost its share of the LED lighting market, which has just begun picking up.
Epistar has bought for around NT$300 million (US$10 million) a 9% stake in Edison, which generates 70% of its revenue from lighting. Chang expects more r... Full Story
Innolux Display Corp. and AU Optronics Corp. (AUO), Taiwan's top two makers of thin film transistor-luquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels, both recently announced the receipt of new big-ticket orders.
Innolux received orders for 4K2K, or UHD (Ultra High Definition), TV panels from Samsung (50-inch) and Sony (65- and 75-inch), and the company hopes that this will help its 4K2K TV panel shipme... Full Story
Preliminary results of an ambitious OLED project led by materials scientist Prof. Jwo-huei Jou of the National Tsing-Hua University of Taiwan has been achieved: A small organic light emitting diode (OLED) panel emitting much friendlier correlated color temperature (CCT) than candle’s 1,914 Kelvin with color rendering index (CRI) of 93, narrowly lagging the benchmark of 100 for a candle.
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An established export media from Taiwan, CENS (China Economic News Service) will be present with buyer guides, as well as thoughtful buyer services, to promote Taiwan’s high-profile fastener manufacturers at the Taiwan International Fastener Show (TIFS) 2014 to be held April 14-15.
Initiated by the Bureau of Foreign Trade and organized jointly by Taiwan External Trade Development Council, a se... Full Story
A specialized supplier of CNC machine tools founded in 2003, Campro Precision Machinery Co., Ltd. has recently released its newest U series of 5-axis synchronous-motion machining center for making medical equipment such as artificial joints.
Capable of excellent milling and lathing at precise angles on front or sides of workpieces, the U series come with standard accessories including the Heid... Full Story