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Trump warmly calls for Intel and TSMC to build factories in the United States

via:驱动之家     time:2020/5/11 0:05:43     readed:809

President trump has always been committed to bringing manufacturing back to the United States, which has been attracting the major semiconductor industry giants. According to US media,At present, the trump government is discussing with chip manufacturers such as Intel and TSMC to build factories in the United States to reduce dependence on Asian imports.

People familiar with the matter said the US government also intends to promote Samsung Electronics to expand the US market and produce more advanced chips in the US. At present, Samsung Electronics has a factory in Austin, Texas.

Greg Slater, vice president of policy and technology affairs at Intel, said, Intel plan to build a plant in the United States

Intel's factories are all over the world, including Oregon, Arizona and New Mexico in the United States, wafer factories in Ireland, Israel and Dalian, China, and packaging and testing factories in Chengdu, Vietnam and Malaysia.


As the world's No.1 chip generation factory and one of the only three giants that can manufacture the most cutting-edge chips, TSMC has discussed with the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. Department of defense about the establishment of a factory in the United States, and has held consultations with apple, one of the company's largest customers.

TSMC said it was actively evaluating all suitable sites, including the United States, but had no specific plans.

In fact, the United States has always wanted TSMC to build factories, especially the increasingly consolidated leadership of TSMC in advanced process technology, which has made Intel tired of coping with it. The United States is more eager to win over and even tried to cut off TSMC's power supply to Huawei for many times.

And TSMC has been ambiguous about building plants in the United States, neither completely refused, nor readily agreed, and recently, TSMC CEO Liu Deyin talked about the issue, also pointed out that building plants in the United States depends on three conditions


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