Samsung and LG to Cooperate on LCD R&D

The world's leading LCD panel manufacturers Samsung Electronics and LG Display will launch joint research and development for LCD panel equipment.

The Korea Display Industry Association announced Thursday that the two giants agreed to co-develop OLED deposition equipment this year, after cooperating on manufacturing digital exposure equipment last year. The OLED deposition equipment serves an important role in making LCD panels.

Samsung and LG will expand their cooperation in R&D to next-generation display processing technology and source technology for core materials.

englishnews@chosun.com / 5 15, 2009 11:15 KST