Employees make chips at Jiejie Semiconductor Company in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China on March 17, 2021. Photo: AFP Employees make chips at Jiejie Semiconductor Company in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China on March 17, 2021. Photo: AFP
Employees make chips at Jiejie Semiconductor Company in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China on March 17, 2021. Photo: AFP
Semiconductors

China semiconductor: Beijing to waive taxes on imported materials, parts until 2030 in a boost to self-reliance drive

  • Chipmaking plants that produce devices with the process node of 65-nanometre or less will be exempt from import taxes on raw materials and equipment parts
  • Chinese chip makers, including top player Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC), rely heavily on foreign technologies

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Employees make chips at Jiejie Semiconductor Company in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China on March 17, 2021. Photo: AFP Employees make chips at Jiejie Semiconductor Company in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China on March 17, 2021. Photo: AFP
Employees make chips at Jiejie Semiconductor Company in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China on March 17, 2021. Photo: AFP
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