The growing demand from the smart phone and TV industry has driven the AMOLED panel market to continue to soar. . .
IHS Markit said that in view of the increasing demand for AMOLED panels in the smart phone and TV industry, the global active matrix organic light-emitting diode (AMOLED) market shipments in 2017 are expected to surge 63% year-on-year to 25.2 billion. Dollar.
"The use of AMOLED panels in smartphones is increasing, and AMOLED TV sales are rising, which will be the main driver for the growth of the AMOLED panel market," said Ricky Park, director of IHS Markit Display Research. "From head-mounted displays and The steady increase in demand for mobile computers will also help boost the market."
The demand for AMOLED displays in the smart phone market is increasing dramatically, especially since the soft substrate can support mobile phones to be produced in various designs to create a lighter and thinner mobile phone body. This year, leading smartphone manufacturers have introduced a number of competitive high-end phones with ultra-narrow bezels or near-borderless screens.
"Apple has decided to use AMOLED screens in its iPhone series released later this year, and new applications from Chinese smartphone manufacturers to AMOLED panels are expected to benefit the AMOLED display market," Park said. "To meet rapid growth." Demand, Chinese and Korean display manufacturers have invested heavily in the sixth generation of AMOLED production lines."
According to the long-term demand forecasting report of IHS Markit display, the TV industry as the second largest market for AMOLED panels will also play an important role in the growth of the AMOLED panel market this year. The second AMOLED TV panel production line E4-2, which is currently dominated by the AMOLED TV panel market, is about to go into production and is scheduled to be mass-produced in the second half of this year.
Based on the increase in production capacity, the AMOLED TV panel market is expected to increase from 890,000 last year to 1.5 million this year. By 2021, the AMOLED panel market is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 22%, exceeding $40 billion.