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The Taiwan earthquake is a stark reminder of the risks to the region’s chipmaking industry

(CNN, April 3) Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, the leading chipmaker also known as TSMC, operates largely on the opposite side of the island, although the company said its facilities did experience some shaking. TSMC temporarily evacuated some manufacturing plants following the quake but said later Wednesday that staff were safe and had returned to their workplaces (See link for details).


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