For Huawei Technologies chip supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co, it is growing ever more difficult to remain neutral amid the growing tensions between the US and China. Photo: EPA-EFE
For Huawei Technologies chip supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co, it is growing ever more difficult to remain neutral amid the growing tensions between the US and China. Photo: EPA-EFE

Chip maker TSMC scores subsidies, picks site for US$12 billion US plant

  • TSMC’s decision to build a plant in Arizona came after White House officials warned about the threat inherent in having much of the world’s electronics made outside the US
  • The Taiwanese company is the main contract chip manufacturer to Apple and Huawei Technologies

For Huawei Technologies chip supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co, it is growing ever more difficult to remain neutral amid the growing tensions between the US and China. Photo: EPA-EFE
For Huawei Technologies chip supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co, it is growing ever more difficult to remain neutral amid the growing tensions between the US and China. Photo: EPA-EFE
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