Spotted Again in America: Textile Jobs

Spotted Again in America: Textile Jobs One Chinese Yarn Maker Finds Savings in South Carolina Hard to Resist By CAMERON MCWHIRTER in Atlanta And DINNY MCMAHON in Hangzhou, China CONNECT Updated Dec. 22, 2013 3:31 p.m. ET Keer Group produces yarn in China’s Zhejiang province, above. It’s packing up some of its spinning machines and moving them … More Spotted Again in America: Textile Jobs

TV demand expected to rebound in March-April 2014 Julian Ho, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Friday 20 December 2013] Mainly due to weak demand for LCD TVs in the China market, retail channels have been clearing inventories and reduced deliveries from vendors. But global LCD TV sales are expected to rebound in March-April 2014 due to … More

Wistron expects 60% of 2014 revenues generated from non-notebook products Aaron Lee, Taipei; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Friday 20 December 2013] Wistron expects revenues generated from its notebook ODM business to account for 40% of its total revenues in 2014, down from 45% at the end of 2013, while sales of other product lines including servers, … More

Digitimes Research: China touch panel makers to see strong shipments to smartphone, tablet, notebook segments in 2014 Jason Yang, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei [Friday 20 December 2013] China-based makers will ship 575.315 million touch panels for smartphones, 164.506 million units for tablets and 10.362 million units for notebooks in 2014, increasing on year by 34.4%, 39.6% … More

Digitimes Research: Global high-brightness LED value estimated over US$12.7 billion in 2014 Jessie Lin, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei [Friday 13 December 2013] Global production of high-brightness LED chips in 2014 will reach a total value of US$12.743 billion, increasing 129% on year, according to Digitimes Research. LED lighting will take up 39.4% of high-brightness LED chips to … More

Quanta November notebook shipments up 19% Aaron Lee, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 10 December 2013] Quanta Computer shipped 4.4 million ODM notebooks in November, increasing 18.9% on month, according to the company. The growth was mainly due to a significant increase in shipments to Hewlett-Packard (HP), Quanta indicated. Quanta expects notebook shipments in the fourth … More