back to article Samsung to splurge $230B on five new chip plants for South Korea

Samsung Electronics is slated to invest $230 billion over the next 20 years to build five semiconductor plants in South Korea as part of a wider plan from the government to beef up domestic supply. It is not clear exactly what each plant will do, but a spokesperson reportedly said some would be for foundry chipmaking. The …

  1. Pascal Monett Silver badge

    "a wider $380+ trillion [..] investment plan"

    Don't anyone ever tell me there isn't any money going around ever again.

    This is definitely in the "a billion here, a billion there, pretty soon you're talking real money" domain, no doubt about it.

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