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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 on 5nm tech.

www.eetasia.com, Jul. 19, 2021 – 

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) is evaluating whether to build a chip facility in Japan as nations around the world are seeking the top foundry's help to create secure electronics supply chains.

The company has established a 3D IC research center in Japan, where it has gathered more than 20 Japanese partners, TSMC said at its latest announcement of quarterly results. TSMC will be in charge of the center's technology development for advanced packaging.

The company is also evaluating the possible start of a new chip fab in Japan, according to TSMC CEO C.C. Wei, speaking at the event.

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