Want China Times
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC), the world’s largest contract chip maker, on
Wednesday reported a drop in sales for May, its lowest figure in three months.
The company posted NT$70.16 billion (US$2.26 billion) in consolidated sales for May, down 6.9% from the previous month but up 15.4% year-on-year.
It was the chip maker’s lowest monthly sales data since February, when it posted revenue of NT$62.65 billion (US$2.02 billion).
In the first five months of the year, TSMC’s consolidated sales rose 35.7% year-on-year to NT$367.52 billion (US$11.9 billion). [FULL STORY]