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"Window on China" Highlights

Red Chart Line IconQuality, Competitive Edge Needed for Survival in Chinese Market (BusinessKorea; Sept 13, 2017)

China Stock IconRecord Spending in 2017 and 2018
Highlight from SEMI Fab Database (June 6, 2017)

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Important Links

Stay Ahead of the Curve with SMC 2017 − Materials Accelerating Innovation (SEMI; Sept 5, 2017)

chip imageThe U.S., China and the Chip Industry (EE Times; Sept 19, 2017)

Factory IconInside Look at the August 2017 SEMI FabView (Aug 24, 2017)

chip imageU.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission (U.S.; June 2, 2017)

More Industry News

EU Chamber warns China: Open economy faster or risk backlash (ABC News; Sept 19, 2017)

Paying for foreign technology talent will yield breakthroughs, benefits for China (Global Times; Sept 18, 2017) 

Whither Xcerra? (SemiEngin; Sept 11, 2017)

Is China leaping past U.S.? (Politico; Sept 11, 2017)

Towerjazz to Set Up China Chip Facility With Tacoma (News24; Sept 9, 2017)

Global semiconductor sales increase 24% year-to-year in July (EvalEngin; Sept 6, 2017)

Lattice ruling hinders efforts to achieve economic goals (Global Times; Sept 4, 2017)

Trump to decide: block China-backed buyout of US chip maker? (CNBC; Sept 2, 2017)

Samsung invests in Xi'an memory chip production line (China Daily; Aug 31, 2017)

One Belt, One Road (SemiEngineering; Aug 24,  2017)

China could enhance its position in post-Moore's Law era, says former TSMC COO (Digitimes; Aug 23, 2017)

The 200mm Equipment Scramble (SemiEngin; Aug 23, 2017)

Israel's TowerJazz to set up China chip plant with Tacoma Semi (Aug 21, 2017)

Opinion:Trump’s right about one thing on trade (Wash Post; Aug 20, 2017)

U.S. formally launches probe of China's intellectual property practices (Reuters; Aug 18, 2017)

Chip testing firm urges blocking rival Xcerra's sale to China fund: Wall Street Journal (Reuters; Aug 15, 2017)

China breaks global records for automation (The Manufacturer; Aug 17, 2017)

SPIL to invest US$25 million in China (DIGITIMES, Aug 15, 2017)

Semiconductor Industry Backs Trump's Chian Probe (EETimes, Aug 15, 2017)

China Strategic Innovation and Investment Forum Held in San Francisco at SEMICON West (SEMI; Aug 7, 2017)

How This U.S. Tech Giant Is Backing China’s Tech Ambitions (CNBC; Aug 6, 2017)

China to take 3 to 5 years to pose threat to memory chip industry (Nikkei; Aug 4, 2017) 

SEMI China Report: Getting Smart at SEMI/Gartner Industry Outlook Session (SEMI; Aug 4, 2017)

Has China's Rise Topped Out? (Bloomberg; Aug 6, 2017)

Trump May Toughen Trade Threats on China (Bloomberg; Aug 2, 2017)

Three steps for China to dominate global AI sector (Global Times; Aug 2, 2017)

Explosive Growth Ahead (SemiEngin; July 27, 2017)

Made in China 2025: Make or Break for Europe? (EE Times; July 25, 2017)

Foxconn to double server output in China's Guizhou (Nikkei; July 25, 2017)

Encouraging Industry Cooperation: SEMI China Delegation Attends SEMI Europe Member Day (July 20, 2017)

Five Takeaways from SEMICON West (SEMI Engineering; July 20, 2017)

Apple creates executive post for Chinese business (Nikkei; July 20, 2017)

China unveils plan to become a world leader in AI by 2025 (Nikkei; July 20, 2017)

200mm Fab Investment Finds Home in China (SEMI; July 5, 2017)

Amkor Opens MEMS Packaging Line in China (3DIncites; June 28, 2017)

CHINA - #1 Spending Region for Fab Equipment  (SEMI; Feb 2017) 

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Record Spending in 2017 and 2018
Highlight from SEMI Fab Database (June 6, 2017)

200mm Fab Investment Finds Home in China
(July 5, 2017)