13 Jul '17, 10am

Taking the Pulse of China's Semiconductor Industry

Taking the Pulse of China's Semiconductor Industry

The latest Chinese industrial policy, Made in China 2025, came out two years ago with an emphasis on semiconductors, fanning the nation's ambition to become a global superpower in microchips. But semiconductor experts at the Design Automation Conference in Austin last week wanted to dispel misconceptions about how China wields a $150 billion investment fund – called the “Big Fund" inside China – to assist chip suppliers in competing with foreign rivals and manufacturing memory and computer chips locally. Shaogun Wei, a professor of electrical engineering at Tshinghua University, trotted out statistics in a presentation to ground China's fast-growing industry. He wanted filter out the "noise" surrounding China, which has been accused of propping up the industry , requiring companies to buy local chips, and stealing intellectual property. Last year, Chinese manufacturers con...

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