This week’s China news includes 22 new projects being signed in Zhejiang Province, the Yongjiang Laboratory unveiled in Zhenhai New Materials Town, and much more. Read on for a detailed recap of the most important semiconductor project signings and announcements in China.

22 semiconductor projects signed in Zhejiang Province

On May 17, Quzhou Intelligent Manufacturing New City held a signing ceremony for 22 new investment promotion projects.

The signed projects include:

  • A 12-inch silicon wafer project for Jinruihong Microelectronics Integrated Circuits with an investment total 8.393 billion yuan and 323 acres of land.
  • A chip resistor project for Zhejiang Jiuwei Electronic Technology Co., Ltd. that is expected to build an annual output of 600 billion resistors.
  • A radio frequency antenna project from Zhejiang Dafusi Communication Technology Co., Ltd. to build a new 5G infrastructure RF antenna industrial park.

The total investment in all 22 projects is estimated to be 66.2 billion yuan.

600 million yuan invested in compound semiconductor epitaxy project

Xi’an Tangjing Quantum Technology Co., Ltd. invested 600 million yuan in a compound semiconductor epitaxial wafer R&D and production project at a signing ceremony on May 14.

The investment will go toward the research and manufacturing of MOCAD epitaxy equipment, chip verification and test equipment, and new material components in Xi’an High-Tech Zone.

Established in 2017, Xi’an Tangjing Quantum Technology is mainly engaged in research, manufacture and sales of GaAs-based VCSEL and high-power semiconductor laser epitaxy.

Wafer chip packaging & testing project signed in Anhui Province

On May 19, Huangshan High-Tech Zone of Anhui Province and Yancheng Jiahong Microelectronic Co., Ltd. held a signing ceremony for a wafer chip packaging & testing project.

The investment in the first phase of the project is 100 million yuan, which will be used to build a 4,000 square meter dust-free plant for chip packaging and testing.

The project is expected to have an annual capacity of 200 million units.

Yancheng Jiahong Microelectronics was established in 2020. Its business scope includes electronic component manufacturing, retail, wholesale, power electronic component manufacturing, power electronic component sales, software development, software sales, integrated circuit manufacturing, integrated circuit sales, integrated circuit chip and product manufacturing, and more.

Yongjiang Laboratory unveiled in Zhenhai New Materials Town

The Yongjiang Laboratory was inaugurated and established on May 19.

Local media report that the laboratory has a main construction area of ​​over 500,000 square meters, a building area of ​​820,000 square meters, and an investment of 26 billion yuan over 10 years.

Yongjiang Laboratory will build eight international-level research centers, including green chemical and high-end chemical materials, polymer and composite materials, high-end alloy materials, electronic information materials and devices, new energy materials, biomedical materials, extreme environmental materials, and advanced manufacturing technology and equipment.

10 semiconductor projects started construction in Guizhou Province

On May 18, the Guizhou Dalong Development Zone held a contract signing ceremony to commission important projects.

The 10 projects in the ceremony received a total investment of 8.53 billion yuan.

The most notable signing is a new high-purity semiconductor material production project with an investment of 220 million yuan and an annual output of 300 tons.