Chip materials market slumps

The global semiconductor materials market fell by two percent in 2012 compared to the same time in 2011, SEMI has found.

Globalfoundries, ASML start alliance

Dutch semiconductor equipment maker ASML said that one of its subsidiaries will collaborate with Globalfoundries in an effort to accelerate the development of future nodes.

Toshiba to manufacture advanced NAND chips

Toshiba has confirmed that it will be spending some 15 billion yen ($160 million) to build a test production line for advanced flash memory chips.