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‘TSMC considers Germany for its first European chip plant’

‘TSMC considers Germany for its first European chip plant’

TSMC is considering the construction of its first European chip manufacturing factory, which bodes well for the prospective host country, Germany. TSMC CEO Wei stated that the business is engaging with European customers and partners to examine the prospect of developing a fabrication site durin... Read more

date1 year ago
‘TSMC is talking to suppliers about its first European plant’

‘TSMC is talking to suppliers about its first European plant’

According to a Financial Times report, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company is in advanced negotiations with major suppliers about establishing its first European facility in Dresden, Germany. According to the report, TSMC is sending a team of top executives to Germany in early 2023 to eva... Read more

date1 year ago
Infineon CEO wants EU chip plants to decrease reliance on Asia

Infineon CEO wants EU chip plants to decrease reliance on Asia

Reuters reports that Infineon CEO Jochen Hanebeck supports contract manufacturers developing new European semiconductor plants to decrease his company's dependency on Asian suppliers. About 15 percent of the German chipmaker's production components currently come from Taiwan. In an interview wit... Read more

date1 year ago
Shortages of low-cost chips hold up €600 billion industry

Shortages of low-cost chips hold up €600 billion industry

TSMC's top executive said that a prevalent shortage of budget chips is the reason behind slowed production in the $600 billion semiconductor industry. TSMC CEO Wei recently revealed that there is a constant deficit of low-end economical chips priced anywhere from $0.50 to $10. According to Wei, ... Read more

date1 year ago
Spain invests $12 billion in the semiconductor sector

Spain invests $12 billion in the semiconductor sector

The Spanish government wants to invest over $12.3B in developing a local semiconductor industry. As a result, a major complication arose; chip manufacturers are onboard to withstand any challenges. Funded by the European Union, the finances were allotted to balance the economic consequences of t... Read more

date2 years ago
TSMC does not have plans to build chip factories in Europe

TSMC does not have plans to build chip factories in Europe

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) stated on Wednesday that it has no definite intentions to build chip factories in Europe, despite the European Union's attempts to encourage Taiwanese companies to do so. Due to the global scarcity of semiconductors affecting numerous industries, Tai... Read more

date2 years ago
Lithuania and Taiwan team up to take on China over microchips

Lithuania and Taiwan team up to take on China over microchips

The alliance between the two countries could help Europe gain a foothold in the chip-making landscape. Lithuania's showdown with China over Taiwan could deliver an unexpected windfall to the small Baltic nation, according to a report in POLITICO. In fact, Lithuania could realize a boon that Fra... Read more

date2 years ago
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