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Localization Has Become Emerging Trend in Global Semiconductor Chip Manufacturing, but Taiwan Still Occupies Key Position

2022/04/22

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According to global market intelligence firm TrendForce, industries around the world have been impacted by a semiconductor chip shortage since 2020 due to the appearance of the COVID-19 pandemic and other geopolitical factors...

Foundry Market Bulletin_20220418

2022/04/18

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NVIDIA re-adopted a dual foundry strategy in 2020 for its Ampere micro-architecture, placing orders with both TSMC and Samsung simultaneously to ensure sufficient capacity...

Foundry Market Bulletin_20220406

2022/04/06

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Regarding potential interruption of semiconductor raw material supply caused by the Ukrainian-Russian war, according to TrendForce research...

Foundry Market Bulletin_20220321

2022/03/21

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Recently, the focus of Samsung foundry has been on the development and capacity expansion of advanced nodes below 7nm...

Latest Updates on Semiconductor Production after 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake at Coast of Fukushima, with Miyagi at 6 Magnitude, on the Night of March 16th

2022/03/17

DRAM , NAND Flash , Wafer Foundries

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As indicated by the semiconductor research department of global market intelligence firm TrendForce, a 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck at the coast of Fukushima during the night of March 16th 2022 at 11:36 local time...

Latest Updates on Semiconductor Production after 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake at Coast of Fukushima, with Miyagi at 6 Magnitude, on the Night of March 16th

2022/03/17

DRAM , NAND Flash , Wafer Foundries

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As indicated by the semiconductor research department of global market intelligence firm TrendForce, a 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck at the coast of Fukushima during the night of March 16th 2022 at 11:36 local time...

Supply Status Updates on Key Components of Major Categories of End Products, Vol. 2

2022/03/17

DRAM , Wafer Foundries , Smartphones

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Looking at 1Q22, stock-up activities have slowed down a bit for the semiconductor components used in end products such as PCs, TVs, and smartphones...

QoQ Growth in Total Revenue of Top 10 Foundries Was Slightly Smaller at 8.3% for 4Q21 Mainly Due to Combination of ASP Hike and Limited Capacity Growth

2022/03/09

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Global market intelligence firm TrendForce reports that growth is gradually tapering off for the demand generated by the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the stay-at-home economy...

Foundry Market Bulletin_20220307

2022/03/07

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Regarding the developmental progress of TSMC’s 3nm node, technical R&D and trial production on the 3nm node is primarily being conducted at TSMC’s Hsinchu R&D Center...

UMC’s Subsidiary Foundry HJTC in Suzhou Returns to Operation; Latest Assessment Indicates More Than Two Weeks of Wafer Input Loss That Has Also Affected About 4% of UMC’s 8-Inch Wafer Foundry Capacity in 1Q22

2022/02/24

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Global market intelligence firm TrendForce reports that UMC’s subsidiary foundry HJTC has begun to gradually return to normal operation after a period of suspension...