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These are in-depth pre- and post-show reports on major international trade fairs, held in Taiwan and other countries with significant participation by Taiwanese manufacturers and exporters. They are offered to help global buyers and other readers better understand what is going on at the fairs and the latest offerings by Taiwanese exhibitors.


Londa's LED Increased with More Automotive Lighting Market </h2>

Londa's LED Increased with More Automotive Lighting Market

Jan 16, 2020

In 2018, European and American international car manufacturers have automatically turned on the daytime running light function in new-style cars to reduce the accident rate. However, the trend of LED lights has become a major trend. In addition, active steering in advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) Both headlights (AFS) and auto-adjustable headlight systems (ADB) have introduced LEDs one a...


Taiwanese Firms Suffered by Huawei-US war</h2>

Taiwanese Firms Suffered by Huawei-US war

Jan 16, 2020

The United States intends to expand the regulation of Huawei and affect the nerves of the global electronics industry. In addition to the attention of Taiwanese manufacturers and TSMC, foreign investment research reports indicate that Lianya, Crystal Technology, and Wenyi have a relatively high revenue from Huawei's business. Jingji and other industry revenue accounted for 20% of the revenue, the...


Electric SUVs Next top trend</h2>

Electric SUVs Next top trend

Jan 14, 2020

In order to meet the increasing consumer demand for large models, major automakers are focusing on the development of electric vehicle versions of SUVs and pickups. New hybrid and battery-powered versions will continue to be introduced in the next few years. SUVs and trucks, and many popular models of electric vehicles, are sprinting to sell electric vehicles. The Wall Street Journal reports t...


Micro LED exponential growth continues </h2>

Micro LED exponential growth continues

Jan 14, 2020

In recent years, AUO has actively deployed high-end products such as Micro LEDs and printed OLEDs, and has actively applied for patents. It is expected to rely on technology to open up a blue ocean. At this year's US Consumer Electronics Show (CES), AUO ’s 12-inch Micro LED car panels and 17.3-inch printed OLED panels have both been “upgraded” to show better picture quality and features than w...


Chunyu Gear up for Upcoming Year's Market  </h2>

Chunyu Gear up for Upcoming Year's Market

Jan 14, 2020

Chunyu (2012), a major screw and wire factory, started to expand its production lines at home and abroad. It is expected that the financial contribution of the Year of the Rat will increase significantly. Chairman Lin Huizheng is confident in the operation of the Year of the Rat. Spring rain can enter the initial harvest period in the new year, and future development prospects are attracting atte...


Taiwan Machinery Cloud Builds Software Ecosystem</h2>

Taiwan Machinery Cloud Builds Software Ecosystem

Jan 13, 2020

Smart machinery is an important policy content of the government's 5 + 2 industry innovation plan, and it has also helped Taiwan's machinery industry to break through trillion yuan in output value in 2017, becoming Taiwan's third trillion yuan industry. Kobashi, Chairman of the Taiwan Machinery Association, said that in the future, Taiwan should continue to move towards the direction of smart ...


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A 16.2% decline in Machine tool industry

Jan 13, 2020

The Taiwan Machinery Association announced yesterday (7) the statistics of Taiwan ’s machine tool exports last year. Affected by the US-China trade war, the value of machine tool exports last year was 3.06 billion US dollars, a 16.2% decline from 2018 and the decline since the global financial tsunami in 2009. The biggest one. Looking forward to this year, Kobahi, Chairman of the Taiwan Machin...


Hand tools are widely diverse and indispensable in daily lives.
Background in Taiwan's Hand Tool Industry

Taiwan's Hand Tool Industry Outlook in 2020

Jan 10, 2020

Taiwan’s hand tool industry rose from the growing demand during the Vietnam War in 1960 and its exports were ranked first in the world 5 years in a row from 1998 to 2002. The exports of hand tools were first surpassed by China in 2003 and later by German in 2008. Today, it ranks third globally in the export value. Having a complete supply chain from downstream to upstream in Taiwan’s hand too...


President Tsai Ing-wen attended the General Assembly of Taiwan Hand Tool Manufacturers' Association. (Photo courtesy of Office of the President, ROC ,Taiwan )

Taiwan's Opportunity Under China-U.S. Trade War Crossfire in 2019

Jan 10, 2020

Redirected orders thanks to the China and U.S. trade tensions The chairman of Taiwan Hand Tool Manufacturers’ Association (THTMA) Huang Hsin-te pointed out due to the impact brought on by the China-U.S. trade war, the export value in the hand tool industry increased by NTD$3.2 billion from January to August in 2019, combined with a growth of 4.1% compared to the same period in 2018. He also ci...


Huang Sin-te(right) was given the seal from the former Chairman, Yu Hsiang-chen (left)under the supervision of Honorary Chairman, Wu Chuan-fu(mid)
(Photo photographed by Wu Ching-chang)

AllProfessional Chairman Huang Hsin-te Newly Elected as 15th THTMA Head

Jan 10, 2020

Taiwan Hand Tool Manufacturers’ Association (THTMA), closely connected to the thriving local hand tool industry, held the 15th General Assembly and the election of the board of directors and chairman on Sep. 6th. AllProfessional MFG Co., Ltd. Chairman Huang Hsin-te and Maxclaw Tools Co., Ltd. General Manager Huang Wu-sun were selected as the 15th chairman and vice-chairman respectively. Huang Hsi...