SiCO Semiconductor Technology (Suzhou) Co Ltd, which was founded in SIP in 2021, announced to launch the production of silicon carbide (SiC) epitaxial wafers on Nov 23, estimating an annual output of 20,000 pieces.
SiCO Semiconductor has just finished the interior decoration for a 4,800-square-meter facility in SIP’s Nanopolis Suzhou, which includes an about 4,000-square-meter ultra-clean workshop. It plans to invest more than RMB 300 million over the next three years to expand its annual production capacity to 50,000 pieces.
Lyu Liping, chairman and general manager of the company said SiCO Semiconductor aims to tackle a series of technological challenges in SiC epitaxial wafer manufacturing to develop homegrown products with international competitiveness.
The company signed an agreement with several partners on the same day for future investment.
November 23, 2022