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January 8th, 2007

UMC on track for new 300mm fab, R&D site

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The plant, located near the southern Taiwan city of Tainan, will have a capacity of 45,000 wafers per month. It will be UMC's third 300mm facility its first is also in Tainan (Fab 12A) and the second is in Singapore (Fab 12i). UMC expects about $5 billion to be spent when the tally is complete.

In March, the foundry also expects to complete construction of an R&D center in Tainan to research advanced nanometer manufacturing, the company said.

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