Seoul Semiconductor begins global automotive LED sales drive

May 29, 2015 // By Paul Buckley
Seoul Semiconductor, which has become the first Korean LED Manufacturer to pass GM reliability tests, is planning to increase the company's global automotive LED market share by strengthening its high reliability LED product line-up for the automotive applications.

Since 2011 Seoul Semiconductor has developed efficient and reliable LED packages for the automotive lighting market and has supplied LEDs for headlamps to global car makers. Earlier in 2015 14  Seoul Semiconductor LED packages specifically designed for automotive applications passed reliability tests at General Motors. SSC has confirmed that the company's LED packages have been used in various GM vehicles.

Lae-hyun, Kim, the vice-president of the automotive business division said: “LEDs for automotive applications have to meet strict certification standards for reliability, lumen output and efficiency set by automobile manufacturers in Europe, U.S and Japan.  Seoul Semiconductor is already recognized for its performance and now the sales revenue for its automotive LEDs continues to grow."

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