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TANAKA Denshi Kogyo to Establish New Plant in Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Strengthening its capacity to produce high-performance copper bonding wires

December 8, 2021

TANAKA Denshi Kogyo K.K. which is engaged in the production of various types of bonding wires, will establish a new plant in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, for the production of high-performance palladium coated copper bonding wires. (“PCC wires”). The plant is scheduled to commence operations in the first half of 2022.


TANAKA Denshi Kogyo has been producing PCC wires at its subsidiary in Taoyuan City, Taiwan, since 2011, while it also operates a technical support base in Kaohsiung City. The company is now building a third Taiwanese base so that it can establish stable supply systems capable of meeting the growing demand.


Construction of this new plant forms part of TANAKA Denshi Kogyo’s plans to increase its production capacity for PCC wires by approximately 1.5-fold by 2025 in order to meet the growing global demand for semiconductors.

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