The Group has been striving to form a one-stop operation model of panel and module with CSOT
. In September 2018, the Group and CSOT
established cooperation with a well-known phone brand, indicating that the strategy deployed by the Group and CSOT
to harness synergy and acquire new customers has obtained outstanding results.
Some of the key players profiled in the study are Samsung, LG, Sharp, CSOT
, AUO & BOE.
The Management of Ch Display Opt said, 'The cooperation with the renowned smartphone client signifies a major achievement between the Group and Shenzhen CSOT
in seeking synergies and pursuing new customers.
This facility was launched 2011, and a second production unit was set up in 2015 taking the cost of CSOT
in excess of US dollar 8 billion and reaching a production capacity in excess of 20 million units annually.
Companies Mentioned in this Report: CSOT
, Samsung Display, Samsung TV
Seed capital: This is an amount of money, in the form of a donation, which is given to a CSOT
by a qualifying company operating in its area, to enable it to begin its operations.
The group's reinvested LCD-panel maker, CSOT
Corp., began general production of 8.5-generation panel technology late last year, turning out 48,000 units of glass substrate in June this year.
Key panel makers' production capacity plans, touching on the planned production capacity of BOE, CSOT
, and CEC-Panda
Corp., a major FPD maker of mainland China, for instance, is actively poaching engineers from Taiwan to meet its urgent need, as the company plans to boost its monthly 8.5-generation capacity to 100,000 glass substrates by the end of this year.
The sources pointed out that the Chinese customer is allegedly the Shenzhen-headquartered panel maker CSOT
, which has stepped up manufacturing LED-backlit LCD TVs since its 8.5-generation fabrication plant was completed earlier.
By comparison, BOE and CSOT
, the two major Chinese rivals, don't have manufacturing experience for 8.5G plant, giving AUO a lead of half a year to one year.