Dallas, Texas 03/05/2014 (FINANCIALSTRENDS) – Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR)(NYSE:TSM) is a leading integrated circuit related products developer as well as manufacturer and distributor. Based in Taiwan, the company has been in two levels of business within the industry. These are – the Foundry Segment and the Others, which encompasses several divisions.
Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR)(NYSE:TSM) has been packaging, testing, selling niche products for Integrated circuits. These are based on computer-aided design and include integrated, semiconductor devices as well as manufacture of masks. The company in the other segment has seen the development and research of a unique platform – System on Chip. The company is also engaged in the design, research, manufacture as well as sale of solid state lighting devices.
Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR)(NYSE:TSM) is also working on renewable energy, lighting devices as well as technologies in this domain. The services and products which the company develops in Taiwan are used in companies which are engaged in electronic devices as well as other types.
World’s largest contractor for chip making
Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR)(NYSE:TSM) is considered to be one of the largest chip companies in the semiconductor segment. It is also popular as one of the largest contractor for chip manufacturer. It has been part of Apple Inc’s global hardware and assembling partner, especially the iPhone 6.
Appoints Exclusive partner in US
Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR)(NYSE:TSM) is also making news on another front. The solar modules subsidiary of the company – TSM Solar modules has come to an understanding with Centrosolar America. The American company will hence forth be the exclusive provider of the Taiwanese CIGS modules for commercial and residential consumers in America. The key factor of these modules is their cost-efficiency as well as the watt yield, which are well-positioned over other brands.