TEMPE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Amkor Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: AMKR), a leading provider of semiconductor packaging and test services, today announced it has been recognized as Supplier of the Year for 2016 by Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated. The award honors one key supplier that demonstrates the highest level in on-time delivery, quality and customer service throughout the calendar year. In presenting the award, Qualcomm Technologies highlighted Amkor’s significant contributions in support of mobile communications products across all tiers and functions, and the successful ramp of Qualcomm Technologies’ new test facility in Amkor’s Shanghai factory.
“We are honored to receive Qualcomm Technologies’ Supplier of the Year award for the second consecutive year,” said Steve Kelley, Amkor's president and chief executive officer. “This award recognizes the extraordinary dedication and hard work of our entire team and demonstrates our commitment to superior customer service and strategic alignment with one of the top semiconductor companies in the world.”
“We congratulate Amkor on winning the 2016 Supplier of the Year award,” said Roawen Chen, senior vice president of global operations, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. “They delivered consistent, outstanding performance throughout the year. We view Amkor as a key strategic supplier for us with its global manufacturing platform, cutting-edge assembly and test technologies and long term stability and quality.”
About Amkor Technology, Inc.
Amkor Technology, Inc. is one of the world’s largest providers of outsourced semiconductor packaging and test services. Founded in 1968, Amkor pioneered the outsourcing of IC packaging and test, and is now a strategic manufacturing partner for more than 250 of the world’s leading semiconductor companies, foundries and electronics OEMs. Amkor’s operational base includes 10 million square feet of floor space with production facilities, product development centers, and sales and support offices located in key electronics manufacturing regions in Asia, Europe and the U.S. For more information, visit www.amkor.com.