I have studied economics, and believe that supply and demand are the driving forces behind the development of business models. I speak of this from my experience in the industry. What's different is that I believe supply should evolve with the demand of the times, and that is the concept that has shaped the trajectory of TCI.
During the 1980s, when trade was prospering in Taiwan, I founded the predecessor to TCI: Ta Chiang International Co. At the time, the world demanded textiles, building materials and technological products from Taiwan. By the year 2000, the way supply is matched with demand had taken a drastic turn. This forced Ta Chiang Industrial to consider a trans