Previously, IC Insights released the expected growth rate data of the world’s top 15 semiconductor companies in 2020, and the entire semiconductor industry is trending better.
According to foreign media reports, Samsung will increase its investment of 10 trillion won next year to expand the development of the semiconductor field, so as to increase the production capacity of DRAM, NAND chips and wafer foundries.
According to news from Korean media and Samsung, Samsung’s related investments are mainly in the Pyeongtaek factory. After the expansion, its monthly DRAM production capacity will increase by 30,000 pieces, NAND production capacity will increase by 60,000 pieces, and wafer foundry will increase by 20,000 pieces.
At the same time, Samsung has recently expanded the purchase of extreme ultraviolet (EUV) equipment, and plans to establish EUV production lines in cities such as Hwaseong, Pyeongtaek, and Austin, Texas, as a production base for chips below 7 nanometers and 5 nanometers. .
Samsung Capital’s expenditures this year are mainly concentrated in the semiconductor field. The annual capital expenditure is expected to be 35.2 trillion won. Among them, the related capital expenditures in the semiconductor field from January to September this year have reached 21.3 trillion won. Annual spending will reach 28.9 trillion won.
At the same time, according to foreign media reports, next year, the group’s capital expenditure in the semiconductor field will not be lower than this year, and it will also increase its semiconductor production capacity.