2021-03-24 - Nitin Dahad

Infineon and NXP Resume Production at Austin Fabs After Winter Storms

Austin fabs are in the process of recovering and restarting, but lost production will impact revenues.

2021-02-23 - George Leopold

Globalfoundries Seeks ‘Trusted’ DoD Fabs

With U.S. export-control certification in hand, the U.S. foundry looks to upgrade its most advanced facility as a DoD 'trusted'…

2021-02-22 - TrendForce

Blackouts Affects Samsung’s Texas-Based Line S2 Fab

Blackouts affecting Samsung’s Texas-based Line S2 Fab expected to impair 1-2% of global 12-inch wafer foundry capacity, says TrendForce…

2021-02-22 - Alan Patterson

Chipmakers Halt Production in Texas Amid Power Failure

Samsung, NXP and Infineon have stopped operations at chip fabs in Texas after a surprise cold wave caused power outages…

2021-02-04 - Brian Santo

SK Hynix Completes M16 DRAM Fab

SK Hynix dedicated its new M16 fab in South Korea. It should start cranking out 1anm DRAM later this year...

2021-02-03 - Jim McGregor

How Intel Gets Out of Manufacturing

It won’t be easy, but it could be done. This is How Intel Gets Out of Manufacturing...

2021-01-28 - TrendForce

Automotive Market Set to Recover in 2021, While Auto Chips Remain in Shortage

Automotive market set to recover in 2021 with yearly sales of 84 million vehicles, while 12-inch fab capacities for automotive…

2021-01-12 - TrendForce

Power Outage at UMC’s Lixing Fabs Results in Large-Scale Voltage Drops in Vicinity

Power outage at UMC’s Lixing fabs results in large-scale voltage drops in vicinity, forecasted to cause minor impact, says TrendForce…

2020-11-09 - George Leopold

Emerging Technologies Propelling Wafer Fab Investments

Emerging technologies and new uses cases are propelling wafer fab investments...

2020-10-26 - Alan Patterson

Foxconn LCD Fab in U.S. Looks “Dead”?

With Foxconn and Wisconsin at odds over subsidies, the possibility of Foxconn moving any manufacturing to the U.S. ..