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• The US Department of Commerce said chipmakers cannot "expand semiconductor manufacturing capacity in foreign countries of concern" if they received money from the $39 billion federal fund, designed to build a leading US chip industry. via FT What it means: The US is preventing chipmakers from conducting business or research with China, as it aims to counter China’s dominance in the semiconductor industry with the Chips Act passed by Congress last year.

01 Mar 2023

• Stellantis exceeded profit forecasts due to higher-than-expected merger benefits and strong car prices, but warned of pricing pressure as industry-wide supply chain issues eased. Due to a shortage of semiconductor chips, automakers have raised prices, and Stellantis reported a 29% increase in full-year 2022 operating profits. Behind the scenes: According to CEO Carlos Tavares, the semiconductor crisis was primarily caused by major first-tier suppliers struggling t...Devamını Oku

23 Şub 2023

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War of Technology: USA vs. China

In today's article, Aposto's technology editor İrem Denli takes a look at the technology war between the US and China, and analyse the repercussions of this fierce competition.

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01 Şub 2023

• US industrial conglomerate 3M set a deadline of 2025 to stop making PFAS, also known as "forever chemicals", that are used in everything from cell phones to semiconductors and have been linked to illnesses ranging from cancer and heart problems to low birthweight. "Forever chemicals" do not break down quickly and have in recent years been found in dangerous concentrations in drinking water, soils, and foods in the US.

21 Ara 2022

• Intel will delay construction of its planned German semiconductor plant and is seeking more in government subsidies, Volksstimme reported, after the planned cost of the mega site rose from €17 billion to €20 billion. Construction of the plant in Magdeburg was set to begin by mid-2023, with the government planning to provide €6.8 billion in state aid. Intel Furthermore: While the US-based chipmaker has not made any official announcements about a delay, it sa...Devamını Oku

19 Ara 2022

• Taiwan's government is set to fine Foxconn , the world's largest contract electronics maker, for an unauthorized investment in a Chinese chipmaker, Reuters reported, even after the Apple supplier said it would be selling the stake. Taiwan has turned a wary eye on China's ambition to boost its semiconductor industry and is tightening legislation to prevent what it says is China stealing its chip technology. via Reuters

19 Ara 2022

• China has challenged a move by the US to block sales of advanced computer chips and chip-making equipment to Chinese companies by launching a trade dispute at the World Trade Organization , calling the measures "trade protectionism." via CNN Furthermore: China is working on a more than 1 trillion yuan (€135bn) support package , mainly as subsidies and tax credits, for its semiconductor industry in an effort towards self-sufficiency and countering US mov...Devamını Oku

14 Ara 2022

• CEO Tim Cook announced that Apple will buy semiconductors made at TSMC's upcoming factory in Phoenix, Arizona, with the chips expected to be used in next-generation iPhones, Macs, and other key products. Apple is currently TSMC's largest customer. Zoom out: The Phoenix facility is expected to start production in 2024 with a follow-up plant expected in 2026 due to increased demand. TSMC is spending $40 billion on the factories, which will be partly subsidized by t...Devamını Oku

08 Ara 2022

• EU countries agreed to pursue a €43 billion plan to jump-start the bloc’s semiconductor production, clearing a key hurdle in its plan to bolster the high-tech industry. The deal —backed Wednesday by EU ambassadors— would expand the scope of what chip plants are considered “first-of-a-kind” and qualify for state aid, but stops short of allowing all automotive chips to qualify for funds. via Yahoo Looking ahead… EU ministers are expected to rubber-stamp the d...Devamını Oku

24 Kas 2022

• Toyota posted a worse-than-expected 25% drop in Q3 profit and cut its annual output target, as it struggled with surging material costs and a persistent shortage of semiconductors. The world's biggest automaker by sales reported operating earnings of 562.7 billion yen (€3.85bn), well short of an average estimate of 772.2 billion yen (€5.28bn). via Reuters In other news: Tesla is looking to start mass production of its Cybertruck at the end of 2023, two ye...Devamını Oku

02 Kas 2022