Ceramic Industry News

H.C. Starck and Comet Network Sign Supply Agreement (posted 5/29/09)

May 29, 2009
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+
The long-term agreement is for the supply of refractory metal for sputtering targets used in the production of LCD flat panel display screens.

H.C. Starck Inc. and Comet Network Co., Ltd., Seoul, South Korea, recently announced that they have reached a long-term agreement for the supply of refractory metal for sputtering targets used in the production of LCD flat panel display screens. H.C. Starck will supply Comet Network from its production facilities in Euclid, Ohio, where additional investment will be made as necessary to fulfill Comet Network’s requirements.

The agreement was concluded with Terry Shin, chief executive officer (CEO) of the Comet Network Group, and Heinz Heumüller, Ph.D., CEO of the H.C. Starck Group, during a visit to the H.C. Starck facility in Leverkusen, Germany. The signing took place in Leverkusen because Comet is interested in expanding its cooperation with H.C. Starck into other areas, such as conductive polymers that are produced and sold by H.C. Starck Clevios GmbH in Leverkusen. Both parties confirmed their intention to broaden the scope of the present business relations.

“This agreement is a clear indication of the strength of Korea’s electronics industry-even in these difficult economic times,” said Richard McCorry, president and CEO of H.C. Starck Inc. and its Fabricated Business Products Unit. ”We are pleased to be able to support the continued growth of Comet in its business activities.”

According to Comet’s Shin, “We value H.C. Starck and its Fabricated Products Business Unit as a reliable supplier for delivery of these crucial high-quality materials and look forward to a long and mutually beneficial cooperation.”

Visit www.hcstarck.com for more information.

Links

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Ceramic Industry Magazine.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

In-Depth Features

These articles detail innovative advanced ceramic and glass materials and technologies.

Podcasts

Sapphire: An Extreme Performer

Ian Doggett of Goodfellow and CI Editor Susan Sutton discuss the benefits and opportunities provided by industrial sapphire.

More Podcasts

THE MAGAZINE

Ceramic Industry Magazine

CI April 2014 cover

2014 April

Our April issue features details on advanced materials such as ceramic matrix composites and piezoelectric ceramics, among many others. Be sure to check it out!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

THE CERAMIC INDUSTRY STORE

M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\Ceramics Industry\handbook of advanced ceramics.gif
Handbook of Advanced Ceramics Machining

Ceramics, with their unique properties and diverse applications, hold the potential to revolutionize many industries, including automotive and semiconductors.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Directories

CI Data Book July 2012

Ceramic Industry's Directories including Components, Equipment Digest, Services, Data Book & Buyers Guide, Materials Handbook and much more!

STAY CONNECTED

facebook_40px twitter_40px  youtube_40pxlinkedin_40