PANDEMIC BOOST: The Hsinchu-based company expects strong demand to bring its annual revenue next year close to 2018’s record high of NT$59.06 billion
Date: Dec 30, 2020
By: Lisa Wang / Staff reporter
With limited new supply worldwide, demand is expected to rise to the peak hit in 2018, the Hsinchu-based company said.
GlobalWafers expects to produce an additional 170,000 wafers a month next year as its new 12-inch fab in South Korea is increasing production.
“We expect the new South Korea fab to reach full capacity next year. We fear we will not be able to supply as many [wafers] as customers have requested,” chairwoman Doris Hsu (徐秀蘭) told reporters at a media gathering in Taipei. [FULL STORY]