Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (NYSE: TSM), the world’s largest contract chipmaker is eyeing plans to construct new factories in the USA and Japan, Reuters reported on Thursday.
What Occurred: The Taiwan-based firm, which provides chips to Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL), mentioned it is going to increase manufacturing capability in China and didn’t rule out the opportunity of a “second part” growth at its $12 billion manufacturing facility in Arizona.
As well as, the chipmaker, which additionally counts Nvidia Corp (NASDAQ: NVDA) and Qualcomm Inc (NASDAQ: QCOM) as prospects, can also be reviewing a plan to arrange a specialty expertise wafer fabrication plant, or fab, in Japan.
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Why It Issues: Taiwan makes nearly all of the world’s most superior chips which might be utilized in smartphones, laptops, and automobiles. TSMC’s abroad growth is being seen as