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Radiant to build manufacturing facility in Kaohsiung

Posted: 22 Feb 2006 ?? ?Print Version ?Bookmark and Share

Keywords:Radiant Optoelectronics? manufacturing facility? AU Optronics?

Backlight manufacturer Radiant Optoelectronics Corp. has expressed its intent to construct a manufacturing facility in Kaohsiung, Southern Taiwan in Q2 2006. The company is also said to have undertaken orders from AU Optronics (AUO), according to sources.

Radiant has allocated an 80km2 area at the Kaohsiung Science Park, but has yet to confirm production details for the facility.

According to industry sources, Radiant landed orders due in March for 32-inch LCD TV backlights from AUO. The company is also said to have secured orders for backlights from Samsung, and plans to boost its shipments of 37-inch LCD TV backlights to CMO from 8,000 units to 10,000 units.

Radiant's capital expenditure for 2006 remains at the previous year's level of $30 million to $37 million, according to sources. The company is expected to achieve revenues of $925 million this year, up from $693 million in 2005.

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