Makers of large-area LCD panels are responding to weak TV demand and panel pricing by cutting...

|By:, SA News Editor

Makers of large-area LCD panels are responding to weak TV demand and panel pricing by cutting output. LG Display (LPL), one of the largest players in the space, could see its utilization rate drop to the 50-70% range in Q4. This could boost the profitability of the panel makers, but it's likely a problem for suppliers such as GLW and AMAT. (previously)