CMC: OEM prices of DVD+R/-R discs to further rise next quarter

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CMC
Magnetics, many times noted as the largest CD and DVD recordable manufacturer of
the world, is expecting that OEM prices will increase with about 10 to 15%.
The company with many large…

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#2

The buggers are trying to cash in on the demand for blank media.:(:(:frowning:


#3

heh, would be great to hear “the quality will rise next quarter”. I can dream…


#4

Good to know they are moving away from cd-r’s though as I hardly spend money on them anymore. I just can’t figure out why dvd prices would go up though if production is set to rise. If a line use to produce 100 million cd-r’s and now it is producing 30 million dvd+r’s then the price of dvd media should go down or at least stay the same.