TSMC (Nanjing) Co. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of TSMC managing a 12-inch wafer fab and a design service center, will be located in the Pukou Economic Development Zone, the company said in a press statement. Planned capacity is 20,000 12-inch wafers per month, and the facility is expected to ramp up TSMC’s 16nm process in the Nanjing fab during the second half of 2018.Full details at EE Times.
“With our 12-inch fab and our design service center in Nanjing, we aim to provide closer support to customers as well as expand our business opportunities in China in step with the rapid growth of the Chinese semiconductor market over the last several years,” said TSMC Chairman Morris Chang. “We look forward to stronger collaboration with our customers to further expand our market share in China.”
TSMC signs agreement for its first 300mm fab in China
Posted on Tuesday, Mar 29 2016 @ 15:11 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck