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                     TAP TIMESTM                                                          September 2017


                                                                                          Vol. 8, Number 9
                      Test, Assembly & Packaging TIMES





                                                                                               Keeping
                                                                                         semiconductor
                                                                                            secrets safe
                                                                                                  page 3


                                                                                          CAPEX growth
                                                                                          of 10.2% seen
                                                                                               for 2017
                                                                                                 page 21


                                                                                             Spin-wave
                                                                                          tech advances
                                                                                               reported
                                                                                                 page 29



                                                                                           New Chinese
                                                                                               fabs are
                                                                                             “financially
                                                                                              risky” for
                                                                                                owners
                                                                                                 page 31

                                                                                           DRAM, NAND
                                                                                         Flash, Auto ICs
                                                                                               showing
                                                                                            best growth
                                                                                                 page 33


                                                                                              EndPoints:
                                                                                             Is new U.S.
                                                                                          Foxconn plant
                3                                                                            smoke and
                                                                                               mirrors?
                                                                                                 page 44
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