Saturday, July 30, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Alphabet Posts Strong Revenue on Video Market
Games Outweigh Sagging Sensors For Sony
Microsoft To Further Cut Jobs Towards The Final Exit From Phone Business
AMD Radeon RX 470 And RX 460 Are Shipping in Early August
Worldwide Smartphone Volumes Relatively Flat in Q2 2016
Oracle to Buy NetSuite for $9.3 Billion
Samsung and Nestle Collaborate on the Internet of Things and Nutrition
Home Appliance and Home Entertainment Units Help LG's Quarterly Profits
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 > Consumer Electronics > Sharp ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, March 22, 2005
Sharp to double European biz


The CEO of Sharp Electronics Europe has said he wants to double the company's European business by the end of the 2007 financial year.

The consumer electronics and components player sees business opportunities in both LCD TVs and photovoltaic solar energy systems.

Speaking at the Cebit PC-to-consumer exhibition last week, company CEO Hans Kleis said there were business opportunities across Europe, including the new EU member states and eastern European countries in particular.

The potential for the European consumer market was illustrated by the fact that Europe has recently overtaken Japan and become the largest market for LCD TVs in the world.

Japanese companies dominate the LCD TV market and will increase production by 46 percent this year, according to a report from the Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association (JEITA).

Sharp has claimed that sales of its LCD TVs have reached five million in total, out of the overall world market of 14 million. The Japanese company said it shipped its latest million LCD TVs in just the last three months of 2004.

Growth in the consumer electronics market is also driving semiconductor sales. Chip sales for consumer applications grew by 29 percent last year to hit $45.95 billion, according to researcher iSuppli.


Previous
Next
Record Labels Discover Cure For Singles Sales Slump        All News        Nokia plans new phones for U.S. market
Samsung Debuts New Display Screen     Consumer Electronics News      USB TravelDrives from Memorex

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Foxconn's Wu Becomes Sharp's New President
Hon Hai To Jointly Develop TVs With Sharp
Sharp's RoBoHoN Phone Goes On Sale
Sharp Showcases Flexible OLED Panel
Hon Hai, Sharp Sign Takeover Deal
Hon Hai Group To But Majority Stake Of Sharp For 388.8 Billion Yen
A Sharp - Foxconn Deal Is Near
Foxconn To Lower Offer For Sharp: report
Sharp, LG Display And Japan Display Could Supply OLEDs For Future iPhones
Talks Between Sharp And Foxconn Continue
Sharp Accepts Foxconn's Takeover Offer, Announces Reconstruction Plan
Samsung Interested In Sharp's Sakai Plant

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 .