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Nexchip’s Aggressive Capacity Expansion Puts Pressure on Taiwan’s Tier-2/3 Foundries; US Export Restrictions Remain Biggest Variable

Research Reports


  • Foundry Special Report

Last Update

  • 2022-11-03

Update Frequency

  • Aperiodically


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Report Overview

According to the latest research from global market intelligence firm TrendForce, topics related to “short chains” or “localized production” are coming under increasing attention because of the recent geopolitical turbulences...


Ken Kuo

Eden Chung

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