Featuring analysis from

  • IHS
  • DisplaySearch
  • &
  • Solarbuzz

Tag Archives: Foxconn

Hon Hai Invests in Sharp’s Gen 10 – Joining to Compete with Samsung and LG

Sharp has been suffering from low capacity utilization at its Gen 10 fab in Sakai, due to a lack of panel orders and strong competition from other TV brands in the worldwide TV marketplace. Continue Reading

Is Brazil Following China’s Model in Attracting Assembly and Possibly LCD Manufacturing?

Last week, Foxconn and the Brazilian government confirmed that the company will build iPad assembly facilities as announced in April and that production will start in December. This will be the first production of iPads outside of China. Foxconn, which will also produce iPhones in Brazil, plans to invest $12 billion over the next several years in Brazil, possibly including system assembly, touch panel production, LCD module assembly, and LCD fabs.
Continue Reading