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SMIC switches on 300mm fab in Shanghai

Posted: 12 Dec 2007 ?? ?Print Version ?Bookmark and Share

Keywords:foundry? Shanghai fab? production?

China foundry Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC) has started production in Shanghai's first 300mm wafer fab (SMIC Fab 8).

SMIC's Shanghai 300mm manufacturing line is part of the science and education project promoted by the Shanghai Municipal Government to encourage productivity and competitive development.

Construction for SMIC's Fab 8 began in October 2005. In May 2007, equipment was moved in and pilot production commenced in July 2007.

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