Samsung’s board of directors will organize a meeting during next month to determine the final investment plant for their plan. If they conclude that the production of a new super OLED factory will be realized, it will take another 6 months to actually happen. So, if it is true, the super OLED factory will be coming somewhere in 2019.
Also, the investment could cost up to KRW 16 trillion for only the equipment for the factory. They also have plan to invest further until 2021, and expand their factories even more. The goal is to start supplying OLED panels to apple, besides the huge expansion of even other factories.
Samsung’s future with the OLED panel, as the world leader in this category, want to make better quality panels with lower cost. With that, they want to bring this technology into every home, and please their customers. How much of that will turn out to be true, we will find out.