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Global LED shipment volume, value to grow in 2016, says Nichia executive

LED UPSTREAM | Nov 26, 10:44

Global LED shipments in 2016 will increase 20-30% on year in volume and about 5% in value, Nichia's chief legal and IP officer Katsuyuki Akutagawa said at...

San'an Optoelectronics, Epistar maintain low utilization rates

LED UPSTREAM | Nov 23, 14:29

LED epitaxial wafer and chip suppliers San'an Optoelectronics and Epistar have maintained low utilization rates amid oversupply in the global market, according...

Samsung, LG to focus on white flip chip LED technology for TVs, says report

LED APPLICATIONS | Nov 18, 15:57

Korea-based TV vendors Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics will reportedly switch to white flip chip LED technology for use in TV backlighting in 2016,...

Harvatek starts production of LED-embedded yarn

LED APPLICATIONS | Nov 16, 21:44

LED packaging service provider Harvatek, viewing that LED lighting prices keep falling due to persistent price-cut competition, has started production of...


Epistar is said to have violated a patent owned by Trustees of Boston University.

US court fines Epistar US$9.3 million for patent infringement

LED UPSTREAM | Nov 27, 11:18

The jury of a US district court in Massachusetts has made a preliminary decision to fine Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar US$9.3 million for infringing US patent No. 5,687,738 possessed by Trustees of Boston University.

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