Advanced Materials

Chinese government promotes localization of display materials and equipment

Chinese government promotes localization of display materials and equipment with Sichuan Agray New Material as a key player. China’s organic light-emitting diode (OLED) material company Agrey has started the largest OLED material project in South Korea. Agrey predicted that it could achieve 25% of OLED material localization rate. After the project,… Read More »Chinese government promotes localization of display materials and equipment

“Human’s rights infringement” – OFilm, dropped out of Apple’s cameras supply chain

China’s OFilm, which was designated as a human rights violation company by the US Department of Commerce, has been eliminated from the Apple camera module supply chain. LG Innotek, Apple’s flagship camera module partner, can thus be expected to expand its volume. On the other hand, Apple’s pressure to cut… Read More »“Human’s rights infringement” – OFilm, dropped out of Apple’s cameras supply chain

Japan’s Murata aims to occupy 50% of Multilayer Ceramic Capacitor market, used in 5G technology and EVs

Murata Manufacturing, Japan, the world’s No. 1 multilayer ceramic capacitor (MLCC) company, announced that it aims to occupy more than half of the MLCC market share,  at the annual corporate information meeting. Expanding the production of a material crucial for 5G technology. “In the case of MLCC for communication, we… Read More »Japan’s Murata aims to occupy 50% of Multilayer Ceramic Capacitor market, used in 5G technology and EVs

LG Chem and Innox Advanced Materials have settled a patent dispute over OLED material

LG Chem and Innox Advanced Materials have settled a patent dispute over LG Display’s organic light-emitting diode (OLED) encapsulant market.  According to industry sources on the 30th, LG Chem withdrew the patent infringement lawsuit against Innox Advanced Materials on the 25th. It has been 1 year and 8 months after… Read More »LG Chem and Innox Advanced Materials have settled a patent dispute over OLED material

Samsung Display begins testing of the next generation QD OLED production line

Samsung Display will begin test operation of the quantum dot (QD)-organic light-emitting diode (OLED) production line in early next month. Withdrawing from the large-sized liquid crystal display (LCD) business and setting a turning point to enter the next-generation QD display. According to the industry on the 27th, Samsung Display is… Read More »Samsung Display begins testing of the next generation QD OLED production line

SK Innovation overtakes Torray on battery’s separator market

SK Innovation ranked third in the lithium-ion battery separator market. It is meaningful in that it increased its market share amid fierce competition among major companies for expansion. As of 2019, SK Innovation’s subsidiary SK IE Technology (SKIET) surpassed Japan’s Toray (9%) and ranked third in the separator market (10%).… Read More »SK Innovation overtakes Torray on battery’s separator market

Lake Materials to enter KOSDAQ

Lake Materials, a chemical material company, will go public on the KOSDAQ in March. The goal is to grow continuously by increasing the proportion of the semiconductor business, a new growth engine. Kim Jin-dong, CEO of Lake Materials, predicted at a press conference held in Yeouido, Seoul on the 17th… Read More »Lake Materials to enter KOSDAQ

5G antennas build inside displays

Dongwoo Finechem, a subsidiary of Sumitomo Chemical in Japan, is promoting the commercialization of 5G antennas with built-in displays. The company’s goal is to generate sales within a year or two. Dongwoo Finechem started commercializing a display built-in antenna that can be used in ultra-high frequency (mmWave) 5G. The built-in… Read More »5G antennas build inside displays

Advanced materials companies on Chinese stock exchanges – monthly review

Hongbo New Material through IPO strives to become a global leading manufacturer of silicon-based new materials. On August 12, Jiangxi Hongbo New Materials Co., Ltd. (605366.SH), a leading enterprise in the silane industry, was successfully listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange. On the same day, Hongbo New Materials closed up 43.99% at 14,39… Read More »Advanced materials companies on Chinese stock exchanges – monthly review