TEMPE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Amkor Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMKR), a leading provider of semiconductor packaging and test services, has scheduled the grand opening of its newest factory in Bac Ninh, Vietnam on October 11, 2023.
The Vietnam campus is poised to become Amkor’s most extensive facility, occupying a substantial 57-acre expanse within the Yen Phong 2C Industrial Park. Upon completion it will feature 200,000 square meters of cleanroom space. Beginning with Advanced System in Package (SiP) and memory production, the factory will offer turnkey solutions—from design to electrical test—to the world’s leading semiconductor and electronic manufacturing companies. Amkor has committed $1.6 billion for the first two phases of the project for facility, machinery and equipment, making a substantial contribution to Vietnam’s economic growth. The result will be Amkor’s most advanced facility, delivering next-generation semiconductor packaging capabilities.
“This state-of-the-art factory in Vietnam will help Amkor provide an unrivaled geographic footprint to our customers, supporting global but also enabling regional supply chains. It’s the kind of secure and reliable supply chain our customers need—in communications, automotive, high-performance computing, and other key industries,” said Giel Rutten, Amkor’s president and chief executive officer. “A large and skilled workforce, a strategic location, and support from government authorities made it an ideal location for Amkor’s continued growth. We are proud of what we’ve accomplished together with Vietnam and look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship.”
To learn more about Amkor’s new Vietnam factory, please visit amkor.com/vietnam.
About Amkor Technology, Inc.
Amkor Technology, Inc. is the world's largest US headquartered OSAT (outsourced semiconductor assembly and test) service provider. Since its founding in 1968, Amkor has pioneered the outsourcing of IC packaging and test services and is a strategic manufacturing partner for the world's leading semiconductor companies, foundries, and electronics OEMs. Amkor provides turnkey manufacturing services for the communication, automotive and industrial, computing, and consumer industries, including but not limited to smartphones, electric vehicles, data centers, artificial intelligence and wearables. Amkor's operational base includes production facilities, research and development centers and sales and support offices located in key electronics manufacturing regions in Asia, Europe and the United States.
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