TrendForce research indicates that the revenue of Taiwanese IC design companies grew significantly in 2021, with many firms hitting record highs due to their active procurement of various terminal applications and the effects of inflation. These companies also performed well in terms of gross profit margin and profitability. The top 10 Taiwanese IC design companies…

As the Russia-Ukraine war continues to escalate, some have questioned whether semiconductor powerhouse Taiwan will be affected. However, TrendForce notes that as Russia is not a primary market for the Taiwanese foundry industry, the direct impact of the sanctions piling up against Russia on Taiwanese foundries will likely remain limited. Nevertheless, the war may potentially…