Samsung Electronics vice-chairman Jay Y. Lee is seen leaving the Seoul Gimpo Business Aviation Centre on Sunday, reportedly headed for Canada and the US. Photo: Yonhap via Reuters
Samsung Electronics vice-chairman Jay Y. Lee is seen leaving the Seoul Gimpo Business Aviation Centre on Sunday, reportedly headed for Canada and the US. Photo: Yonhap via Reuters

Samsung’s Lee visits US ahead of likely US$17 billion Texas chip plant decision

  • Lee left Seoul on Sunday for Canada and the US, where he is expected to announce a decision on the location of the new plant, local media reported
  • A winter storm in the first quarter hit Samsung’s chip plant in Austin, Texas, resulting in hundreds of millions of dollars worth of damage to silicon wafers

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Samsung Electronics vice-chairman Jay Y. Lee is seen leaving the Seoul Gimpo Business Aviation Centre on Sunday, reportedly headed for Canada and the US. Photo: Yonhap via Reuters
Samsung Electronics vice-chairman Jay Y. Lee is seen leaving the Seoul Gimpo Business Aviation Centre on Sunday, reportedly headed for Canada and the US. Photo: Yonhap via Reuters
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