Chinese media reports China is still far from semiconductor self-sufficiency

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: News

Via Caixin in China, noting that while China was the world's biggest chip buyer last year its still only a small producer.

  • 2020 sales of integrated circuits in China jumped 9% year-on-year to $143 billion
  • about 5.9% of the total went to indigenous companies
  • around 15.9% of integrated circuits sold on the Chinese mainland last year were manufactured locally. But most of those were made by foreign and Taiwan-based companies with mainland-based factories, including Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd., United Microelectronics Corp., SK Hynix and Samsung
China aims to domestically produce 70% of its semiconductors by 2025 

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