Monday, July 08, 2013

Display manufacturing shifting to China

Japanese observers expressed discomfiture with Sharp's plan to license its advanced power-saving IGZO screen technology -- regarded by some as the Japanese company's crown jewel (used in tablets and smartphones). Gaining ground are neither the Taiwanese nor the Koreans. It's China.
EETimes: Did Sharp Just Sell Out to China?

Today's CAD crisis and fall of rupee are partly due to the neglect of electronics manufacturing by successive Indian governments. Related post: India's Electronics Imports 'Unsustainable'

1 comment:

san said...

So basically the Japanese are selling out to the Chinese in order to undercut the Korean and Taiwanese competition.