Amkor Technology

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Amkor Technology, Inc.
Type Public
Industry Semiconductors & Related Devices
Founded 1968
Headquarters Chandler, AZ, USA
Key people James Kim
Revenue IncreaseUS$2.78B (FY 2011)[1]
Operating income IncreaseUS$204M (FY 2011)[1]
Net income IncreaseUS$91.8M (FY 2011)[1]
Total assets IncreaseUS$2.77B (FY 2011)[2]
Total equity IncreaseUS$693M (FY 2011)[2]
Employees 21,600[3]

Amkor Technology, Inc. is a semiconductor product packaging and test services provider. Its headquarters is in Chandler, Arizona, since 2005, when it was moved from West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States.[4] The company was founded in 1969 and has 21,600 employees worldwide (2009) and reported $2.8 billion in sales in 2011.

With factories in China, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines and Taiwan, Amkor is a leading player in the semiconductor industry. It packages and tests integrated circuits (ICs) for chip manufacturers.


  1. ^ a b c Amkor Technology (AMKR) annual SEC income statement filing via Wikinvest.
  2. ^ a b Amkor Technology (AMKR) annual SEC balance sheet filing via Wikinvest.
  3. ^ "Company Profile for Amkor Technology Inc (AMKR)". Retrieved 2008-10-21. 
  4. ^ "Amkor's outlook improved as it moves headquarters". EETimes. June 3, 2005. Retrieved July 14, 2010. 

Amkor technology has competitiveness for chip assembly by thermal compression as well as wafer level packaging.

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