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SMIC, Elpida sign deal for DRAM production in China

Posted: 29 Dec 2003 ?? ?Print Version ?Bookmark and Share

Keywords:smic? elpida? dram? memory?

Semiconductor Mfg Int. Corp. (SMIC) and Elpida Corp. have signed a five-year foundry agreement under which SMIC will produce Elpida's 0.10?m DRAM products at its 300mm fabrication facility in China. Production is scheduled to commence in the fourth quarter of 2004, while the production quantity will be finalized shortly.

Elpida expects the collaboration with SMIC to increase their production capacity as well as to provide a more flexible sales logistics, an increased local-content and a reduced tariff on memory chips for the growing Chinese market.

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