DKSH Holding Ltd. and Oerlikon Systems (Business Unit within the OC Oerlikon Ltd.) today announced that the companies have reached an agreement that DKSH will take over all sales and after-sales activities of Oerlikon Systems in China and Taiwan.
â€œWith the DKSH partnership, we will be able to react quickly to local opportunities, and build upon our established reputation in the market. DKSH offers us the unique opportunity to transfer our proven capability into an exclusive support structure for our products. In addition, we can benefit from the strong network of DKSH in Greater China and will therefore be able to reach and support our customers even better,â€ said Trevor Norman, International Sales & Market Manager at Oerlikon Systems.
â€œThe equipment from Oerlikon Systems provides us with a uniquely innovative and proven technology. We can now offer our Taiwanese and Chinese customers the most technologically advanced production facilities for PVD Semiconductorâ€, says Luke Mitchell. â€œThe partnership with Oerlikon Systems emphasizes our strategy of expanding our coverage beyond Semiconductor into synergistic markets such as advanced nanotechnology applications and photovoltaicsâ€ adds Luke Mitchell, Executive Vice President Business Unit Technology at DKSH. â€œWe want to continue our rapid course of growth in these fields of high tech.”
DKSH will become the exclusive representative for Oerlikon System’s coating equipment in Taiwan and China. They will also provide manpower and value-adding services in the area of installation, ramp-up, and customer service.