An aerial map shows a large swath of land, including where Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. purchased 1,128 acres. The TSMC land is along the 43rd Avenue alignment. Courtesy of City of Phoenix
By Corina Vanek | Phoenix Business Journal
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd.’s planned Phoenix manufacturing plant will likely be three times larger than was originally announced.
The cost to build the manufacturing facility is likely to be closer to $35 billion, nearly triple the $12 billion first announced, according to sources with knowledge of the deal and Asian media reports. Media reports describe the Arizona plant as a “mega site” that would include six factories.
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