2021-07-27 - SEMI

SEMICON Southeast Asia 2021 Goes Virtual

SEMICON Southeast Asia (SEA), scheduled for 23-27 August, will be held as a virtual platform to ensure the safety of…

2021-07-21 - Renesas Electronics Corp.

Renesas Schedules Yamaguchi Factory Consolidation

Renesas has decided to consolidate the Yamaguchi Factory of its wholly owned subsidiary Renesas Semiconductor at the end of June…

2021-07-20 - George Leopold

EDA, IC Manufacturing Gear Sales Hit Records

Record growth is forecast to extend into 2022.

2021-07-19 - Alan Patterson

TSMC in ‘Due Diligence’ on Possible Japan Fab

TSMC is evaluating whether to build a chip facility in Japan. Meanwhile, engineers hired for TSMC's Arizona fab are training…

2021-07-16 - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd

TSMC Reports 20% YoY Revenue Growth in Q2

TSMC's second quarter business was mainly driven by continued strength in HPC and automotive-related demand.

2021-07-16 - Alan Patterson

Analysts Expect Chip Shortages to Persist Until 2023

Will a steep ramp in global IC manufacturing capacity result in a glut?

2021-07-15 - SEMI

Electronic System Design Industry Achieves Record Q1 Revenue Growth

The electronic system design (ESD) industry revenue rose by 17% to $3.16 billion in the first quarter of 2021, the…

2021-07-14 - SEMI

Semiconductor Equipment Market Forecast to Hit Record $100B in 2022

Global sales of IC manufacturing equipment are forecast to surpass $100 billion next year, after jumping 34% to $95.3 billion…

2021-07-14 - IC Insights

Taiwan Maintains Lead in IC Wafer Capacity

As a percent of worldwide total, China achieves largest increase in fab capacity, but still trails Taiwan, South Korea, and…

2021-07-12 - Alan Patterson

‘Insolvent’ Tsinghua Unigroup Aims to Restructure

Tsinghua is hoping to fend off creditors by restructuring. The company's debt situation is bad news for China's semiconductor ambitions.

2021-07-09 - Anne-Françoise Pelé

Semiconductor Industry Needs to Address Talent Shortage

Capturing the semiconductor industry size of $1 trillion by 2030 will only be possible if the talent shortage is addressed…

2021-07-07 - Semiconductor Industry Association

Global Semiconductor Sales Up 26% YoY in May

Global semiconductor industry sales reached $43.6 billion in May 2021, up by 26% YoY and by 4% from the previous…