Sakai Display Products Posts Strong Sales for 2013

Apr 1, 2014
Tomohiro Otsuki, NE special contract reporter, Tech Market Research Inc
Gou Tai-ming, chairman of Hon Hai Precision Industry
Gou Tai-ming, chairman of Hon Hai Precision Industry
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Gou Tai-ming, chairman of Hon Hai Precision Industry, disclosed that Sakai Display Products Corp posted an operating profit of ¥15.1 billion (approx US$146 million) in an exclusive interview with Nikkei Electronics.

Sakai Display Products is the company that runs a manufacturing plant for 10th-generation LCD panels. Gou owns a 37.61% share of the company. He acquired the share by spending ¥66 billion of his personal fortune.

Major financial results for the period from January to December 2013
Sales: ¥210.9 billion
Operating profit: ¥15.1 billion
Net profit before tax: ¥8.9 billion
Net profit after tax: ¥6.0 billion