Japanese TFT LCD manufacturers expect price hike

Japan-based Nippon Mining & Metals and Mitsui Mining & Smelting expect to raise prices for ITO (indium-tin oxide), a key component for color filters (CFs) used in LCD panels, by 10-20% each month from April on rising indium prices, according to the companies.

Japan-based Nippon Mining & Metals and Mitsui Mining & Smelting expect to raise prices for ITO (indium-tin oxide), a key component for color filters (CFs) used in LCD panels, by 10-20% each month from April on rising indium prices, according to the companies.