Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Seagate Releases First 2TB M.2 Enterprise SSD
Western Digital Announces First 64 Layer 3D NAND Technology
BlackBerry Unveils The DTEK50 Android Smartphone
Updated Google Maps Highlight Areas of Interest
Crucial Expands The MX300 SSD Line
Amazon To Start Testing Drone Deliveries In The UK Skies
Ritek To Start Bio-testing Optical Discs
Kingston UV400 SSD Released
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Optical Storage > CMC Mag...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, October 04, 2004
CMC Magnetics to increase CD-R OEM prices


CMC Magnetics, the largest producer of optical discs in Taiwan, will raise its OEM quotation for CD-R discs by US$0.01 to US$0.14-0.15 per disc, according to the company.

The upward adjustment reflects the increased price of polycarbonate (PC), a key component, CMC indicated. The price of PC has risen to over US$3 per kilogram, the company noted. If sales of CD-R discs pick up during the traditional peak Christmas season, CMC may increase its prices further, company president Robert Wong pointed out.

The current prices of US$0.30-0.40 for 8x DVD+R/-R discs and US$0.80 for 16x discs already include considerable gross margins, and there is little room to increase prices for the time being, CMC said.

CMC's production utilization rate has increased from 80% in July and August to 100% currently. The company should maintain a full utilization rate through the end of October, the company indicated.

Source: www.digitimes.com


Previous
Next
DVD+RW 8X draft spec finalised        All News        20th Century Fox to adopt Blu-ray disc standard for new DVD
DVD+RW 8X draft spec finalised     Optical Storage News      20th Century Fox to adopt Blu-ray disc standard for new DVD

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
CMC Magnetics Says Disc Production Capacity Booked For 2016
Taiwanese Optical Disc Makers To Diversify Their Production
CMC Magnetics Showcases BDXL Discs At CES
CMC Magnetics Certified For 6x BD-R DL Manufacturing
CMC Magnetics to Hold Back Blu-ray Disc Production
Taiwanese Makers to Invest in Blank Blu-ray Disc Production
CMC Magnetics Signs Qflix Licensing Agreement With Sonic
CMC and Ciba to Settle Patent Infringement Law Suits
Matsushita and CMC Magnetics Settle Patent Infringement Claim
CMC Shows Blue Disc Technology at 2007 CES
Philips and CMC Conclude VEEZA Licensing Deal for CD-R Discs
CMC Shows Next Generation HD-DVD and Blu-ray Discs and at GITEX Dubai 2006

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .