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Taiwan makers to ship over 52.6 million large-size TFT-LCD panels in 2Q16

Source:ony Huang, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES    

Tony Huang, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Friday 20 May 2016]

Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel makers AU Optronics (AUO), Innolux, Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) and HannStar Display will together ship 52.647 million large-size (above 9-inch) panels in the second quarter of 2016, increasing 6.5% on quarter but decreasing 9.1% on year and accounting for 32.9% of global total, according to Digitimes Research.

Of the large-size panels, 31.5% will be used in TVs, 34.9% in notebooks, 21.7% in monitors, 9.1% in tablets and 2.8% in others, Digitimes Research indicated.

AUO will ship 6.588 million TV panels, 9.855 million notebook-use units, 6.382 million monitor-use units and 1.970 million tablet-use units and Innolux's shipments will be 9.983 million units, 8.537 million units, 4.942 million units and 1.070 million units, respectively. CPT and HannStar Display will ship 1.5 million and 250,000 tablet panels respectively.