14 May '12, 6am

Global demand for BD discs may grow to 400 million units in 2012, says PIDA

Global demand for BD discs may grow to 400 million units in 2012, says PIDA EDN, May 14; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Monday 14 May 2012] Taiwan-based Photonics Industry & Technology Development Association (PIDA) has indicated global demand for Blu-ray Disc (BD) discs is likely to grow from 210 million units in 2011 to 400 million units in 2012, according to the Chinese-language newspaper Economic Daily News (EDN) . Taiwan-based CMC Magnetics produces 25GB single-sided single-layer and 50GB single-sided double-layer blank BD-R (recordable) discs, while fellow maker Ritek produce 25GB model, EDN indicated.

Full article: http://www.digitimes.com/news/a20120514PB201.html

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