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SUMCO (3436 JP): CEO Describes Tight Supply, Rising Prices
287 Views, 15 Jan 2022 13:56
- CEO Hashimoto told the Nikkei newspaper that customers are ordering silicon wafers at higher prices before they are made, even as production capacity is being increased.
- SEMI and TSMC announcements point to rising wafer demand for at least another two years. SUMCO's expansion plans suggest at least three years.
- We continue to recommend buying into the current weakness for the medium to long term.