2020-05-26 - Jim McGregor

Are TSMC and Huawei Deals Different Sides of the Same Coin?

More sanctions against Huawei and TSMC setting down in Arizona seem to be different sides of one coin, but they…

2020-05-25 - Alan Patterson

US Senators Seek Suspension of TSMC Deal

The U.S. Senate Democratic leaders want to know if there's a plan for reshoring IC production capabilities, and what enticements…

2020-05-21 - Alan Patterson

Blog: Politics Haunts TSMC’s US Fab Plan

TSMC's fab plan is a political play aimed at governments in the United States, a tactic that could haunt the…

2020-05-21 - TSIA

Taiwan IC Revenue to Reach $91.0B in 2020

According to TSIA, Taiwan IC revenue in 2020 is expected to reach $91.0 billion, a 5.5% increase from 2019...

2020-05-19 - TrendForce

Foundry Partners May Face Revision in 3Q20 Activation from the US Ban on Huawei

Foundry partners may face revision in 3Q20 activation from the US ban on Huawei that impacts the supply chain, says…

2020-05-18 - Junko Yoshida

New TSMC Fab in US: a Tangled Web

Cutting Huawei off from TSMC might be US government’s shortcut to winning a trade war. But here's how TSMC can…

2020-05-15 - Alan Patterson

TSMC to Build and Operate 5nm Fab in US

TSMC will build a 5nm fab in Arizona with support from that state and the U.S. government...

2020-05-15 - Michael Hall

COVID-19: The Way Forward – Insights from McKinsey & Company

In much of post-lockdown China, urban life is humming. Streets in Beijing and Shanghai are bustling with traffic, smog again…

2020-05-13 - Alan Patterson

SMIC Plans to Raise Capital for Expansion

China's Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. aims to sell new shares through a Shanghai-based stock exchange. The proceeds will be used…

2020-05-11 - George Leopold

HiSilicon Breaks Into Semiconductor Top 10

The captive but ambitious chip maker looks to spread its wings...

2020-05-11 - Alan Patterson

TSMC Expects Strong Rebound in 2021

TSMC is also positioned to prosper with new business from Apple, Nvidia and — barring more Trump intervention — HiSilicon.

2020-05-08 - George Leopold

Grim Chip Forecasts highlight Pandemic’s Grip

A quick recovery for the global chip market seems unlikely...