China panel makers are continuing to increase their production capacity in addition to improving their technology. Some market observers say this is creating concerns for Taiwan panel makers while others say despite the developments the Taiwan makers are finding their own niches to help them stay profitable.
O-Film visits Amazon, HTC in hope of landing more touch panel ordersTuesday 7 January 2014
China touch panel maker O-Film has reportedly sent new samples to Amazon and HTC for use in products set to be released in 2014, according to industry supply chain sources.
China government to raise LCD tariffsFriday 3 January 2014
China's Ministry of Finance will raise tariffs on 6G and smaller LCD glass substrates in 2014 while substrates above 6G will remain at 4%.
Shenzhen O-film expanding Taiwan teamTuesday 12 November 2013
China-based touch panel maker Shenzhen O-film Tech is expanding its team of R&D personnel, engineers and marketing representatives in Taiwan, with the total number of staff to...
O-Film tech aims to land 60% of touch panel orders from Acer and AsustekMonday 21 October 2013
China-based touch panel maker O-Film Tech hopes to land over 60% of the orders for touch panels used in AIO, notebook, tablet and smartphone products from Taiwan-based Acer and Asustek...
Digitimes Research: BOE, Tianma to benefit from small- to medium-size panel production in 2013Monday 23 September 2013
China-based panel maker BOE is expected to see 4.7% on-year growth for its small- to medium-size panel shipments in 2013, which is also expect to boost revenues for each of its fabs,...
Digitimes Research: China tablet and notebook touch panel shipments to register pronounced growth in 3Q13Monday 19 August 2013
While shipments of touch panels for handset applications will continue to dominate the touch panel industry in China in the second half of 2013, the ratio of tablet touch panels will...
BOE plans to raise US$7.5 billion to construct new panel linesThursday 1 August 2013
China-based panel maker BOE has announced plans to raise CNY$4.6 billion (US$7.5 billion) to construct panel lines.