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Taiwan LED firms keen to grow share in China TV market

Taiwan-based LED firms are keen to compete for backlighting orders from China’s LCD panel makers, whose supply to local TV vendors is growing fast.

China’s top-six TV brands sourced only 5 percent of their panels from domestic suppliers in fourth-quarter 2011, but the proportion rose to 11 percent in first-quarter 2012, industry sources said.