IC Insights: Taiwan has maintained its lead in production of integrated circuit 200mm wafer fab capacity for the 4th consecutive year
By: Taiwan Today,Agencies
TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) — Taiwan maintained its global leadership in integrated circuit
200mm-equivalent wafer fab capacity for the fourth consecutive year, according to U.S.-based IC Insights Inc.
According to a report recently released by the semiconductor research firm, Taiwan boasts an average monthly capacity of 4.13 million wafers as of December 2018. This represents a global share of 21.8 percent, positioning the country ahead of South Korea, 21.3 percent; Japan, 16.8 percent; North America, 12.8 percent; and China, 12.5 percent.