TSMC Planning to Launch Fab in Japan

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), a leading contract chipmaker, plans to open its factory near Kumamoto, Japan, on February 24th, 2024. This facility is located in the small town of Kikuyo. This is part of TSMC’s expansion strategy, which also includes factories in Arizona and Germany.  According to Kumamoto Nichinichi Shimbun, production at this plant-based…