Tuesday 24 October 2023
Yangtze Memory develops 120-layer NAND flash, sources say
Yangtze Memory has developed 120-layer NAND flash memory as a "secret weapon" to circumvent US restrictions on the sales of 3D NAND with 128 layers or more to China, according to...
Thursday 21 September 2023
Yangtze Memory reportedly exploring Chinese alternatives to US-made equipment components
Chinese NAND flash memory maker Yangtze Memory is reportedly strengthening ties with domestic equipment providers to supplant US-made equipment parts and components in its manufacturing...
Wednesday 20 September 2023
Why are NAND flash prices soaring?
The prices of NAND flash memory have experienced an unforeseen increase, occurring earlier than anticipated, according to industry sources.
Friday 4 August 2023
Yangtze Memory partners with controller IC suppliers to promote 232-layer NAND SSD
Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC) is collaborating with local Chinese flash device controller suppliers to market SSDs with its 232-layer NAND chips at relatively low prices, according...
Monday 24 July 2023
China trade curb on Micron sees exclusion effects extend to all terminal apps
Since China's authorities on May 21 ordered domestic critical information infrastructure operators to stop buying memory products from Micron Technology, citing serious cybersecurity...
Friday 19 May 2023
NAND flash chipmakers mull price hike
NAND flash chipmakers including Samsung Electronics, SK Hynix, and China's Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC) are considering raising their quotes, according to sources at memory...
Wednesday 12 April 2023
Nanya remains under pressure to constrain output growth
Taiwan-based DRAM chipmaker Nanya Technology said the company is still under pressure to limit output growth.
Thursday 6 April 2023
Big China orders could be 'poisonous honey' to Taiwan IC supply chain players
While China is moving at full throttle toward the 'domestic substitution' goal for semiconductor equipment and materials, Chinese customers are also frantically placing orders or...
Friday 24 March 2023
YMTC COO says tech innovation continues
Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC) will maintain its pace of in-house technological innovation while also cultivating local talent in China, according to Cheng Weihua, COO for the...
Monday 13 February 2023
Amkor reportedly to close Shanghai plant for 1 week to cut costs
A slowdown in customer orders has forced all staff at OSAT Amkor Technology's production site in Shanghai, estimated at about 5,000 people, to take vacation for about a week, according...
Tuesday 20 December 2022
Samsung raises 3D NAND flash prices by 10%
Despite sluggish demand, Samsung raised its NAND flash prices for the first half of December, with 3D NAND flash prices rising by as much as 10%, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 14 December 2022
US to add more than 30 Chinese companies to trade blacklist
The Biden administration plans to put Yangtze Memory Technologies and more than 30 other Chinese companies on a trade blacklist that would prevent them from buying certain American...
Monday 21 November 2022
China memory chipmakers unlikely to meet output goals for 2023
ChangXin Memory Technologies (CXMT) and Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC) are both unlikely to meet their respective output goal for 2023, due to constraints caused by the latest...
Monday 21 November 2022
Apple reportedly to have Samsung replace YMTC for iPhone-use NAND flash supply in 2023
Apple has quietly suspended plans to purchase 128-layer NAND flash from Chinese supplier Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC) for iPhones targeting the China market, and reportedly...
Thursday 27 October 2022
Major foundries see lead times for fab tools shorten
Tougher US controls of semiconductor tech exports to China have considerably increased the availability of fab tools available and brought up the fab toolmakers' inventory levels,...