Analysis: How idled car factories super-charged a push for U.S. chip subsidies

“The recent chip shortage in the automotive industry has highlighted the need to strengthen the microelectronics supply chain in the U.S.,” said Thomas Sonderman, chief executive of SkyWater Technology, a Minnesota-based chipmaker that makes automotive and defense chips. “We believe that SkyWater is uniquely positioned due to our differentiated business model and status as a U.S.- owned and U.S.- operated pure play semiconductor contract manufacturer.” Read the article on Reuters: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-semiconductors-analysis-idUSKBN2AQ30D.

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