Friday 12 January 2024
PSMC chairman voices optimism on AI devices and EV markets
On the 11th, Chairman Frank Huang of Powerchip Semiconductor Manufacturing Corporation (PSMC) attended the MoU signing ceremony among the Taiwan Advanced Automotive Technology Development...
Tuesday 31 October 2023
PSMC announces 12-inch JV fab in Miyagi
Through the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with SBI Holdings and Japan's Miyagi Prefecture, Powerchip Semiconductor Manufacturing (PSMC), a Taiwan-based pure-play...
Tuesday 31 October 2023
Chinese foundry gearing up for automotive IC boom
Nexchip Semiconductor, a Chinese mature-node IC foundry, has stepped up its deployment in the automotive IC sector with the opening of a new fab in Hefei specializing in manufacturing...
Wednesday 18 October 2023
Powerchip reportedly seeks government subsidies for new Japan fab
Pure-play foundry Powerchip Semiconductor Manufacturing (PSMC) is reportedly negotiating subsidies with the Japanese government with regards to the establishment of a new 12-inch...
Thursday 6 July 2023
Powerchip to set up 12-inch wafer fab in Japan
Pure-play foundry Powerchip Semiconductor Manufacturing (PSMC) has reached a deal with SBI Holdings under which the Taiwan-based company will gain the investment firm's support to...
Wednesday 5 July 2023
Taiwan's Powerchip teams up with SBI to build Japan foundry
Taiwan's Powerchip Semiconductor Manufacturing Corp. and investment firm SBI Holdings Inc. are teaming up to build a foundry in Japan to meet growing demand by manufacturers to source...
Thursday 28 May 2020
PSMC announces executive changes
Powerchip Semiconductor Manufacturing (PSMC), a foundry subsidiary of Powerchip Technology, will have its executive team undergo several changes aiming to accelerate the development...
Friday 11 May 2018
Powerchip to build new 12-inch wafer fab
Foundry chipmaker Powerchip Technology plans to build a new 12-inch wafer plant in the Tongluo campus of Hsinchu Science Park (HSP) in Miaoli, northern Taiwan with total investment...
Thursday 29 June 2017
Powerchip eyeing orders from Illumina
Powerchip Technology is looking to become the second foundry partner of Illumina following Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), according to industry sources.
Thursday 20 April 2017
Powerchip chairman expects long-term DRAM shortage
The supply of DRAM memory is likely to stay tight for a substantial period of time, according to Frank Huang, chairman for Taiwan-based pure-play foundry Powerchip Technology.
Friday 7 April 2017
Powerchip JV fab in China ready for trial production in June
Powerchip Technology's joint venture fab in Hefei, China will be ready for trial production in June 2017, according to Frank Huang, CEO for the Taiwan-based pure-play foundry.
Wednesday 26 October 2016
Alchip to set up subsidiary in Hefei
Alchip Technologies, a Taiwan-based provider of ASIC/SoC design services, has signed an MoU with the Hefei city government of China's Anhui province to set up a subsidiary locally.
Thursday 11 August 2016
Powerchip nets NT$1.39 in 1Q16 EPS
Foundry chipmaker Powerchip Technology has reported net profits of NT$3.08 billion (US$99.6 million) for the first half of 2016, down 45% from a year ago. EPS for the six-month period...
Thursday 14 July 2016
China IC foundry capacity growing fast, says SEMI
Among all regions, China has the world's second-largest foundry capacity and is the fastest growing market, according to a recent SEMI report.
Friday 22 April 2016
Powerchip nets NT$4.64 in 2015 EPS
Foundry chipmaker Powerchip Technology has reported net profits of NT$10.28 billion (US$318.7 million) for 2015 with EPS coming to NT$4.64. The year also marked the third consecutive...