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onsemi Selects the Czech Republic to Establish End-to-End Silicon Carbide Production for Advanced Power Semiconductors

onsemi Selects the Czech Republic to Establish End-to-End Silicon Carbide Production for Advanced Power Semiconductors
Electrification, renewables and artificial intelligence are global megatrends converging and driving unprecedented demands for advanced power semicond

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onsemi, a global leader in power semiconductors, has announced plans to establish a state-of-the-art silicon carbide (SiC) manufacturing facility in the Czech Republic. This strategic move aims to address the increasing demand for advanced power semiconductors driven by electrification, renewables, and artificial intelligence. The company's multi-year brownfield investment of up to $2 billion will significantly contribute to the country's GDP and strengthen its position in the semiconductor field. The expansion aligns with the European Chips Act, aiming to increase market share and technological advancement to strengthen the EU's semiconductor supply chains. With this investment, onsemi is set to drive innovation in power semiconductors and contribute to the development of the automotive industry and electromobility. This move reflects the company's commitment to Europe and the Czech Republic, positioning it as a key player in the EU's semiconductor value chain.

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