US CHIPS and FABS Act
03/10/2022 – To counteract the low market share of 12% in the semiconductor market, the US government has launched two initiatives:
CHIPS Act: a total of $52B in funding for semiconductor research, design and production.
FABS Act: 25% tax break for wafer fab construction and equipment.
Yesterday, representatives of the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) and senior executives from the semiconductor industry met with US President Joe Biden at the White House, where the importance of the initiatives was emphasized once again: