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Germany`s Repair Clause Highlights Challenges in Taiwan`s AM Auto Parts Industry


Taiwan's NTD$200 billion-valued auto parts aftermarket (AM) market could see a bright future ahead as Germany's introduction of a "repair clause" into design protection laws last month. Tong Yang Industry President Wu Yung-hsiang said Germany's latest movement is critical, as it creates space f

ITRI Eyes Automotive Lighting Market with OLED Selections


The traditional lighting market is on the slump , but the adoption of LED clearly rose, rising at a compound annual growth rate of 15.5%. In addition to raising the feasibility of smart lighting, LED lighting will also bring about tremendous changes in the market’s business model, paving way for ne

Aeon Lighting Technology Inc.--High-power LED lights


Aeon Lighting Technology Inc. (ALT), an LED-lighting maker held by the world leading sever maker Supermicro Computer Inc., is promoting an assortment of high-power LED lights, including dimmable alternating-current (AC) MR16 lamps, dimmable AC PAR lamps, and T8 light tubes. The firm’s lamps are

ETG Lighting Offers Wide-ranging LED Commercial Lighting


ETG Lighting Co., Ltd. is a commercial-lighting manufacturer dedicated to LED products, including T5/T8 linear light tubes, down lights, PAR lights, AR111 lights, flood lights, light bulbs, recessed lights, and panel lights. The company was founded in 1989 in Taiwan and specialized in traditio

Sonlite Lighting Offers LED Bulbs


Shenzhen Sonlite Lighting Co., Ltd. manufactures a wide-range of halogen lamps and LED lamps, mostly approved by UL, CSA, CE and TUV for declaration of conformity, and over 85% of which exported to Europe, North America and Australia. The P1W5 A19 LED bulb has a long service life of 30,000 hours

WiseChip of Taiwan Ventures into OLED Lighting


WiseChip Semiconductor Inc., reportedly the world’s No.2 manufacturer of passive matrix organic light emitting diode (PMOLED), has recently diversified into manufacturing OLED lights emitting a candle in color rendering index (CRI) and correlated color temperature (CCT). Licensing the lighting t

Taiwanese LED Exhibitors Promote New Products at Guangzhou Lighting Show


Taiwan’s LED makers promoted new products at the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition 2014, which runs June 9-12. A seventh-time exhibitor at the show, Everlight Electronics Co., Ltd., currently the world’s No.1 LED packager by production capacity, promoted the LED headlamp modules that i

Chun Kung Optics Corp. Promotes ODM LED Lens


At the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition 2014, the Taiwanese lens maker Chun Kung Optics Corp. (CKO) will promote a series of ODM secondary optical lenses for LED lights, including PAR lamps, MR16 lamps, and streetlights. The company is a contract supplier of LED lenses for internation

20 Winnders of Taipei AMPA, AutoTronics Taipei Innovation Awards Announced--Awards encourage industry emphasis on R&D to tap new markets


By QUINCY LIANG The Taipei AMPA, AutoTronics Taipei Innovation Awards is a highlight event during the annual Taipei International Auto Parts & Accessories Show (Taipei AMPA) and Taipei International Automobile Electronics Show (AutoTronics Taipei), a two-in-one show that is one of the world's mo

Buyers Shop for Energy-saving Lamps at Spring HK Int`l Lighting Fair--Visitors from around the world look for efficiency and innovation in lighting products


By KEN LIU A total of 10,097 buyers from 112 countries and regions eagerly shopped for energy-saving lighting products, especially LED lamps, that were displayed by 1,081 exhibitors from 14 countries and regions at the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Spring Edition) 2014, which was held o

TILS and LED Taiwan Jointly Held First-time This Year--2-in-1 format highlights complete strength and supply chain of Taiwan`s lighting industry


Taiwan International Lighting Show (TILS), held March 20-23 at the Nangang Exhibition Hall of the Taipei World Trade Center, a major lighting show in Taiwan, this year for the first time was held jointly with LED Taiwan, an LED manufacturing processes exhibition, to reveal upstream, midstream and d

Nan Ya Photonics Inc.-- Industrial lighting, commercial lighting, light bulbs


This year Nan Ya Photonics Inc., the LED subsidiary of the Formosa Plastics Group (FPG), will exhibit a wide range of LED-lighting equipment covering industrial, commercial, and residential applications at the Taiwan International Lighting Show (TILS). Among its industrial lamps are explosion-pr

2013 HK Autumn Int’l Lighting Fair Draws Record Exhibitors--The crucial lighting platform hosts 176 Taiwanese exhibitors


A record number of 2,360 exhibitors from 38 countries took part in the 15th HKTDC Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Autumn Edition), held Oct. 27-30 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center (HKCEC), drawing 38,030 buyers from 144 countries and regions. This year, the event featured t

Transportation Vehicle Production Drops in Q3, Except PTWs: IEK-ITIS


The Industrial Economics & Knowledge Center under the government-sponsored Industry & Technology Intelligence Services program (IEK-ITIS) recently published statistics on transportation vehicle industry production in Taiwan for the third quarter of 2013. The data covered assembled vehicles, auto pa

Ace Victory Energy Co., Ltd. --LED candle lights, LED MR16s, LED PAR lights, and LED light bulbs


Established only in 2012, Ace Victory Energy Co., Ltd. (AVE) is an LED-lighting maker that insists on using chips of only the best quality in its lamps, assuring that they deliver excellent optical effect. The company is good at in identifying optimal balance between thermal design and exterior des

Unique Technology And Integration Sharpen TSMC SSL’s Competitive Edge--Young company shoots for the top in the LED lighting industry


Dr. Jacob Tarn, president of TSMC Solid State Lighting Ltd. (TSMC SSL), is confident that his company will soon achieve to a top position in LED lighting despite its relatively late entry into the industry. It was founded by semiconductor foundry giant Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. only in

AEON LIGHTING TECHNOLOGY INC.--LED MR16, A55, PAR Series, BR Series, T8, floodlights, streetlights, chandelier lights, and anti-explosive lights


Aeon Lighting Technology Inc (ALT) specializes in the production of LED lamps including MR16, A55, PAR series, BR Series, T8, floodlights, streetlights, chandelier lights and anti-explosive lights, using LED chips from Cree, Lumileds, Osram, and Bridgelux. Ever since its establishment in 2007,

Taiwan’s Lighting Makers Focus on Eco-friendly Products--One maker offers PDA-enabled lighting that also home-scans


Taiwanese lighting manufacturers are competing to introduce eco-friendly products as LED (light emitting diode), electrode-less and Internet-controlled ones to attract orders when the green cause continues to gain ever rising importance. Everlight Electronics Co., Ltd. Everlight Electroni

Automechanika Announces 2012


Introducing emission-cutting and other eco-friendly auto products from 25 companies. Green was the theme at the 2012 Automechanika Frankfurt, the world's largest auto-parts, accessory, and repair equipment exhibition, with about 4,500 exhibitors and some 160,000 global visitors attending this y

Fimex Taiwan Ltd.--LED MR16, PAR reflector, global and high-power light bulbs


Fimex Taiwan Ltd., a supplier of electrical appliances and accessories set up in Taiwan in 1986, offers eco-conscious consumers LED MR16s, PAR reflectors, and high-power bulbs and candle lamps, which are CUL, CE, RoHS and VDE certified, attesting to their world-class quality. The company’s lamp

Being Newcomer Works in Favor of Tsannkuen in LED Lighting--Another advantage is knowing consumer needs exactly based on decades of retail


In Tsannkuen (Shzng Zhou) Enterprise Co., Ltd.’s booth at the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Spring Edition) 2012, staged Apr. 6-9, Panco Pan, general manager, introduced its line of proprietary LED lights: “These lights feature simple, slim design to maximize roominess in any living space

Ledlink Optics Inc.--Optical lens for LED lamp


Founded in February 2008, Ledlink Optics Inc. supplies optical lens for LED lamps spreading light at angles ranging from 8 to 140 degrees, making it a professional supplier of the crucial LED lighting components. The company has lenses for symmetrical streetlights, rectangular-beam pattern lens

Ledionopto Lighting Inc.--Smart LED lamps


Ledionopto Lighting Inc. is promoting its P30F lamps for par lights and TD36 lamps for downlight. Both lamps boast their excellent lens design, which allows illumination to evenly spread on objects and eliminates halo and dark spots that are often caused by substandard lamps. The lens design le

Taiwan Lighting Fair Illuminates Industry Trends


Green tech in the spotlight Smart energy-saving circuits, wireless control technology, high-voltage LED devices, innovative indoor LED lighting, renewable energy lighting applications, and high color rendering index (CRI) technology together took the center stage at the Taiwan International Ligh

Spring HK International Lighting Fair Draws Throngs of Buyers


Many first-time exhibitors aim to tap thriving Asian economies This year’s Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Spring Edition), held April 13-16, saw over 640 exhibitors, a 70% increase over last year, as well as more interesting products. The higher exhibitor number is due to the thr

Delta to Introduce Extra Efficient LED Bulb in March


Taipei, Jan. 19, 2011 (CENS)--Delta Electronics Inc. announced on Jan. 18 that in March it will introduce a light emitting diode (LED) bulb boasting 50% more energy saving than comparable bulbs from Phillips. The Delta bulb will be equipped with high-voltage LED chips developed by chipmaker Epi

Taiwan’s LED Lighting Makers Offer Plug-in Products to Up Popularity


User-friendliness usually determines if a new product can penetrate a market dominated by older items targeted for replacement. LED (light emitting diode) lighting manufacturers have been eager to build such merit into LED products to better persuade end users to adopt the new, greener light source

China’s Lighting Makers Rely on Taiwan Technologies to Assure Quality


Many major makers in China have well-equipped testing facilities On an August morning this year, Simon Wang, general manager of Dowin Optoelectronic Co. who was inspecting the pilot production of LED (light emitting diode) lamps at his factory in an incubator center of the the Guokai Digita

Hong Kong Int’l Spring Lighting Fair Focuses on LED Lighting--Some 300 exhibitors from seven countri


The spring edition of the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair 2010, held April 13-16 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, attracted 300 exhibitors form nine countries, with light emitting diode (LED) lights being widely shown. This year the focus was on LED lighting, due to

Wide-ranging Products Displayed at Inaugural Taiwan Lighting Show--TAITRA and TLFEA set up a dedicat


The first Taiwan International Lighting Show, held from March 12 through 15 this year, drew 170 lighting manufacturers in 400 booths, who truly showed ingenuity in lighting products by displaying a range of patented innovations, an advantage that Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA)