Quarterly Large-Area TFT LCD Cost Model

Quarterly Large-Area TFT LCD Cost Model

Large-area TFT LCD panel cost model
Frequency: Quarterly
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Simulate large-area TFT LCD costs

The Quarterly Large-Area TFT LCD Cost Model is an interactive Excel-based simulation tool that enables clients to calculate costs, profits, and margins for large-area (+10”) panels. The database is pre-loaded with history and forecasts for large-area panel prices and major component, materials and labor costs. Clients can easily adjust these cost or price parameters to model their business needs and help them analyze the impact of different cost and profit scenarios. Specifically, clients can

  • Find out which substrate sizes are most profitable
  • Have accurate cost forecasts for panel price negotiations
  • Save valuable time when creating cost scenarios and researching future costs
  • Understand how individual components contribute to total panel cost


Yoshio TamuraYoshio Tamura
Research Fellow and Senior Vice President

Known for his keen insight and excellent relationships with panel and component suppliers.

Detailed Information

Data Covered

  • Interactive Excel-based cost models for panel sizes from 10.1” to 65”
  • Breakouts of 60Hz, 120Hz and 240 Hz
  • Parameters including MP start timing, glass size, module, application, tier, ODF, CF purchase, shift, interest, SF&A, depreciation method, and more
  • Five+ years of quarterly historical data
  • Four+ years of quarterly forecast data

Key Questions Answered

  • What is the cost of materials for a particular panel size?
  • Which substrate sizes are most profitable for each panel size?
  • How will depreciation affect my margin?
  • How can I adjust my mix to become more profitable?
  • Should I produce or purchase color filters?

Quarterly Delivery Schedule

Week 12

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