2022-12-22 - Alan Patterson

U.S. Blacklists YMTC, 21 Chinese Companies on AI Threat

YMTC is the latest addition to the U.S. Entity List, among 21 others.

2022-12-16 - TrendForce

Global Top 10 Foundries’ Total Revenue Up 6% in 3Q 2022

The total revenue of the global top 10 foundries rose by 6% QoQ to $35.21 billion for 3Q 2022, according…

2022-05-19 - Alan Patterson

SMIC Posts 66% Revenue Growth Despite Souring Chinese Market

SMIC revenue grew by more than 66% during the first three months of this year despite company warnings of weakening…

2022-05-17 - Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp.

SMIC Posts 67% Revenue Growth for 1Q22

SMIC has reported a revenue of $1.84 billion in 1Q22, up by 16.6% from the previous quarter, and by 66.9%…

2022-02-15 - Alan Patterson

SMIC Outpaces Rivals on Strong Local Demand

SMIC is the beneficiary of Chinese IC companies having few other places to go for foundry services.

2021-12-03 - TrendForce

Foundry Revenue Jumps 12% QoQ in 3Q2021

The quarterly total foundry revenue rose by 11.8% quarter-on-quarter to reach a new record high of $27.28 billion for 3Q21,…

2021-11-15 - Alan Patterson

SMIC Management Shakeup Continues

Domestic chip demand remains strong, but tensions persist over technology access.

2021-09-16 - John Walko

China Struggles to Crack Chip Manufacturing

China is very far from meeting its target of independence in semiconductor manufacturing anytime soon.