Signage seen at Samsung 837 in Manhattan, New York City, on November 23. Photo: Reuters
Signage seen at Samsung 837 in Manhattan, New York City, on November 23. Photo: Reuters

Samsung’s US$17 billion Texas chip plant to create 2,000 jobs as US looks to ease global chip shortage, counter China

  • Samsung Electronics’ new US-based semiconductor plant will be about 30 miles outside Austin, Texas, with a 90 per cent break on property taxes
  • The US has been courting chip makers like Samsung and TSMC as it seeks to safeguard the production of cutting-edge technology amid competition with China

Topic |   Samsung Electronics
Signage seen at Samsung 837 in Manhattan, New York City, on November 23. Photo: Reuters
Signage seen at Samsung 837 in Manhattan, New York City, on November 23. Photo: Reuters
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