Chinese chip maker Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation, known as SMIC, said it would invest $7.5 billion in a project to build a new factory in the northern Chinese city of Tianjin. The latest investment plan by mainland China’s largest contract chip manufacturer comes at a time when the U.S. and China are both ramping up their efforts to beef up their domestic semiconductor...
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