Japan outstrips others in LED production, says PIDA
According to PIDA, a Taiwan-based trade association, Japan has a huge lead in the LED marketplace.
|PIDA market estimates|
By 2009, PIDA forecast that all these countries/regions will have production exceeding $1 billion, and Japan's production will reach $4.2 billion
PIDA also said that Taiwan was the leading producer of blue LED chips in 2006, with global blue LED chip capacity increasing by 8.6% to 3.79 billion units.
PIDA's results were presented at the recent Blue 2007 conference in Taiwan and reported on the Digitimes website.