A logo of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) seen at its headquarters in Hsinchu, Taiwan, on August 31, 2018. TSMC is currently building a US$12 billion chip plant in Arizona, where officials hope to attract more of the island’s semiconductor industry. Photo: Reuters. A logo of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) seen at its headquarters in Hsinchu, Taiwan, on August 31, 2018. TSMC is currently building a US$12 billion chip plant in Arizona, where officials hope to attract more of the island’s semiconductor industry. Photo: Reuters.
A logo of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) seen at its headquarters in Hsinchu, Taiwan, on August 31, 2018. TSMC is currently building a US$12 billion chip plant in Arizona, where officials hope to attract more of the island’s semiconductor industry. Photo: Reuters.

Arizona group courts Taiwanese chip companies with new agreement following TSMC’s investment in the state

  • Economic development officials in the southwestern US state signed the agreement with a Taiwanese development group to attract more of the island’s chip firms
  • TSCM, the world’s largest contract chip maker, is already building a US$12 billion fabrication plant in Phoenix

Topic |   Semiconductors
A logo of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) seen at its headquarters in Hsinchu, Taiwan, on August 31, 2018. TSMC is currently building a US$12 billion chip plant in Arizona, where officials hope to attract more of the island’s semiconductor industry. Photo: Reuters. A logo of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) seen at its headquarters in Hsinchu, Taiwan, on August 31, 2018. TSMC is currently building a US$12 billion chip plant in Arizona, where officials hope to attract more of the island’s semiconductor industry. Photo: Reuters.
A logo of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) seen at its headquarters in Hsinchu, Taiwan, on August 31, 2018. TSMC is currently building a US$12 billion chip plant in Arizona, where officials hope to attract more of the island’s semiconductor industry. Photo: Reuters.
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