DisplaySearch now expects 2011 global TV shipments to be flat Y/Y, at 248M units, thanks to...

|By:, SA News Editor

DisplaySearch now expects 2011 global TV shipments to be flat Y/Y, at 248M units, thanks to declining sales in developed nations. Perhaps more troubling, from the perspective of industry suppliers such as GLW, AUO, LPL, and NXPI, is its forecast of minimal growth in flat-panel shipments from 2011-2014, compared with 25%+ annual growth from 2004-2010. (Q2 data)