Polarizer/Retardation Films Market 2013 (Semi-Annual Report)

Language:
Japanese
Product Code No:
C55100800
Issued In:
2013/01
#of Pages:
120
Publication Cycle:
Other
Format:
PDF
Geographic Coverage:
Japan
Industry:

Price

75,000 yen ($554.61)
(excluding consumption tax)
150,000 yen ($1,109.22)
(excluding consumption tax)
225,000 yen ($1,663.83)
(excluding consumption tax)
* Equivalent value in US$ (Today's rate : $1= 135.23 yen , 2022/07/02 Japan)

Coverage: (Product/service)

Polarizer, retardation films, TAC films, circularly polarizing plates, etc.

Research Target:

Manufacturers of polarizer and retardation films

Research Content:

I      Polarizer/Retardation Films Market Outlook
n       How to acquire pricing power? Market supremacy may be gained by using combination of engineering, marketing, strategy-building and faculty.
n       Pricing in the market is determined by the power balance among the three companies, which are Samsung, Nitto Denko, and Fujifilm.
n       Alliance or M&A may be considered for mid-term and long-term strategies.
II     Trends in Polarizer/Retardation Films Market
1.      Polarizer
2.      Retardation Films
1) Used for Large Items/Products
n       WV(Wide-View) films developed by Fujifilm Corporation is now the standard in TN (Twisted Nematic) mode-Thin Film Transistor Liquid Crystal Display market.
n       Although the market seems to be saturated, the market now turns for tablets that use thin WVs.
n       Market share can be largely changed in VA in 2013.
n       Manufacturers are developing TAC films that has "moisture permeability" by 2014/
n       For Liquid Crystal Displays using IPS, Z-TAC films are overwhelming, but acrylic films are increasing in market share.
2) Used for Middle Sized/Small Products
n       Steady demands are expected for retardation films used for STN (Super-twisted nematic display).
n       Demands for 3D glasses have plummeted, but inventory has been adjusted.
n       Circularly polarizing plates for OLED are supplied by Nitto Denko and Sumitomo Chemical Company.
n       Zeon Corporation occupies the largest share in small VA market.
n       Nitto Denko occupies 100% for new versions of iPad and iPad mini.
3.      TAC Films
n       TAC Protection Films with highest profitability have potential in pricing
III    Outlook and Strategies of Polarizers/Retardation Films Manufacturers (13 Companies)
n       LG Chem,Ltd
n       BenQ Materials Corporation
n       SANRITZ CORPORATION
n       Polatechno Co.,Ltd.
n       Chi Mei Materials Technology Corporation
n       CHEIL INDUSTRIES CO., LTD.
n       OPTIMAX TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
n       Fujifilm Corporation
n       Zeon Corporation
n       JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation
n       Hyosung Corporation
n       SK Innovation co., LTD.
n       other

Price

written in Japanese
75,000 yen ($554.61)
(excluding consumption tax)
150,000 yen ($1,109.22)
(excluding consumption tax)
225,000 yen ($1,663.83)
(excluding consumption tax)
* Equivalent value in US$ (Today's rate : $1= 135.23 yen , 2022/07/02 Japan)