Contract prices for notebook DVD burners drop 20% in Q3

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Contract-manufacturing quotes for slim-type DVD burners dropped 20% in the third quarter due to fierce competition among Taiwan, Korea and Japan makers, according industry sources. Competition heated up after Taiwan-based optical disc driver (ODD) makers, such as Quanta Storage, started expanding their output for slim-type DVD burners in the third quarter, the sources said.

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