SUMCO

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SUMCO Corporation
Public KK
Traded as TYO: 3436
Industry Semiconductor
Predecessors
  • Silicon United Manufacturing
  • Sumitomo Mitsubishi Silicon
Founded (July 30, 1999; 19 years ago (1999-07-30))
Headquarters 1-2-1 Shibaura, Minato, Tokyo 105-8634, Japan
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Mayuki Hashimoto
(President and CEO)
Services
Revenue

Increase$ 1.83 billion USD (FY 2013)

(¥ 200.58 billion JPY) (FY 2013)

Increase$ 16.5 million USD (FY 2013)

(¥ 1.8 billion JPY) (FY 2013)
Number of employees
7,277 (consolidated as of December 31, 2013)
Website www.sumcosi.com/english/index.html
Footnotes / references
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SUMCO Corporation (株式会社SUMCO, Kabushiki-gaisha Samuko, formerly Silicon United Manufacturing Corporation and Sumitomo Mitsubishi Silicon Corporation) is a Japanese semiconductor company, manufacturing silicon wafers for semiconductor manufacturers worldwide. The company was established in 1999 as a joint venture between Mitsubishi Materials Corporation and Sumitomo Metal Industries[4] and as of 2013 is the second largest silicon wafer producer in the world, after Shin-Etsu Handotai, with a market share of 30%.[5][6]

SUMCO is listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the Nikkei 225 stock index.[7]

Products[edit]

The company manufactures the following products:[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Corporate Data". SUMCO Corporation. Retrieved September 26, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Company Profile". Bloomberg L.P. Retrieved September 26, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Financials Statements". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved September 26, 2014. 
  4. ^ "SUMCO Corporation Company Profile". Hoover's. Retrieved September 26, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Market Share Analysis: Silicon Wafers, Worldwide, 2013". Gartner. Retrieved September 26, 2014. 
  6. ^ Kathryn Lynch-Morin (April 22, 2013). "Hemlock Semiconductor named supplier of the year by silicon-wafer producer SUMCO". MLive Media Group. Retrieved September 26, 2014. 
  7. ^ "Components:Nikkei Stock Average". Nikkei Inc. Retrieved September 26, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Product Lineup". SUMCO Corporation. Retrieved September 26, 2014. 

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