20090817 MCI Biweekly Update

Between July 31st and August 17th, the MCI index added 26.7 points from 5908.1 to 5934.8. Leading global panel makers have released their Q2 financial results: due to rapid inventory replenishment in 1H09, the issue of panel short supply surfaced, which led to persistent panel price increase and outstanding revenue performance of panel makers.