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200mm semiconductor fabs on the rebound

200mm

2016 was another eventful year for the semiconductor industry in terms of consolidation. According to SEMI, merger and acquisition (M&A) activity approached $116 billion in 2016 compared to approximately $60 billion in transactions during 2015. Companies have responded to slowing industry growth and intense pricing pressure by joining forces to gain cost synergies, increased market

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For sale: Cypress operational 200mm fab, Bloomington, USA

Cypress fab, Bloomington, MN

ATREG has been retained by Cypress Semiconductor to facilitate the sale of its operational 200mm manufacturing facility based in Bloomington, Minnesota, USA. This automotive-qualified fab offers a cleanroom facility spanning approx. 80,000 sq. ft., on-site wafer sort and failure analysis capability, as well as highly experienced employees. The site includes a fully integrated tool line capable of producing

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A Message from President & CEO Stephen Rothrock

Silicon chips

As the advanced technology industry enters a new phase of consolidation, having the finger on the pulse of what happens with regard to global fab offer and demand is now more important than ever before. Selling infrastructure-rich manufacturing assets such as operational semiconductor fabs and cleanrooms takes a very specific set of skills and knowledge.

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