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United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC, 聯華電子) is a semiconductor foundry company that provides integrated circuit (IC) fabrication services, focusing on logic and various specialty technologies. It offers circuit design, mask tooling, wafer fabrication, as well as assembly and testing services. The company caters to fabless design companies and integrated device manufacturers.
TypePublic
Founded1980
HQHsinchu, TW
Websiteumc.com
Employee Ratings3.3

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)19,285
Job Openings124
Revenue (FY, 2021)NT$213 B(+21%)
Share Price (May 2022)NT$48.8(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore
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Key People/Management at United Microelectronics

Stan Hung

Stan Hung

Chairman
SC Chien

SC Chien

Co-President, Director
Jason Wang

Jason Wang

Co-President, Director
Lih J. Chen

Lih J. Chen

Independent Director
Wenyi Chu

Wenyi Chu

Independent Director
Kuang Si Shiu

Kuang Si Shiu

Independent Director
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United Microelectronics Office Locations

United Microelectronics has offices in Hsinchu, Sunnyvale, Yokohama, Amsterdam and in 2 other locations
Hsinchu, TW (HQ)
No. 3, Li-Hsin 2nd Road
Yokohama, JP
3-1 Kinkōchō
Seoul, KR
1117, Hanshin Intervally 24, 322, Teheran-ro
Amsterdam, NL
De Entree 77
Singapore, SG
3 Pasir Ris Dr 12
Sunnyvale, CA, US
488 Deguigne Dr
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United Microelectronics Financials and Metrics

United Microelectronics Revenue

United Microelectronics's revenue was reported to be NT$213.01 b in FY, 2021
TWD

Revenue (FY, 2021)

213.0b

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

120.5b

Net income (FY, 2021)

55.1b

EBITDA (FY, 2021)

103.4b

EBIT (FY, 2021)

59.8b

Market capitalization (13-May-2022)

604.7b

Closing stock price (13-May-2022)

48.8

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

132.6b

EV

556.2b
United Microelectronics's current market capitalization is NT$604.7 b.
Annual
TWDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

151.3b148.2b176.8b213.0b

Cost of goods sold

(76.5b)(77.8b)(89.2b)(94.2b)

Gross profit

76.1b72.1b88.3b120.5b

R&D expense

(13.0b)(11.9b)(12.9b)(12.9b)
Quarterly
TWDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

32.6b36.0b37.7b42.3b44.4b44.9b47.1b50.9b55.9b

Cost of goods sold

(18.0b)(18.3b)(19.3b)(21.7b)(21.9b)(23.0b)(22.8b)(23.4b)(23.7b)

Gross profit

14.8b18.2b19.2b20.8b22.3b22.4b24.3b28.1b33.0b

R&D expense

(2.8b)(2.8b)(2.8b)(3.2b)(3.2b)(3.3b)(3.0b)(3.2b)(3.3b)
Annual
TWDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

83.7b95.5b94.0b132.6b

Accounts Receivable

23.7b25.4b27.1b34.6b

Prepaid Expenses

11.2b6.3b2.3b2.4b

Inventories

18.2b21.7b22.6b23.0b
Quarterly
TWDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

88.7b90.4b86.8b95.2b99.9b98.8b107.3b124.0b113.1b

Accounts Receivable

22.9b24.1b23.2b28.3b27.0b26.6b28.8b29.8b32.7b

Prepaid Expenses

11.7b11.5b13.3b3.3b3.5b2.0b2.4b2.9b2.2b

Inventories

18.9b19.6b20.0b22.1b23.3b22.9b22.2b22.4b23.1b
Annual
TWDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

2.2b5.7b27.9b61.8b

Depreciation and Amortization

52.0b49.4b48.9b47.1b

Inventories

(46.5m)(1.4b)(1.0b)(871.6m)

Accounts Payable

257.0m(739.1m)(944.9m)688.7m
Quarterly
TWDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

(350.1m)793.8m2.8b821.9m7.5b16.7b11.0b24.2b43.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

12.4b24.6b36.6b12.5b24.7b36.9b11.8b23.5b35.3b

Inventories

(599.9m)(1.4b)(1.8b)(419.0m)(1.8b)(1.3b)167.0m(211.7m)(951.1m)

Accounts Payable

(48.9m)83.2m(33.3m)49.3m(252.0m)(1.1b)483.5m706.2m549.5m
TWDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

7.6m
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United Microelectronics Operating Metrics

FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

New Patents

423515484

Patents

12.62 k12.99 k13.51 k13.99 k

Remaining Performance Obligations

NT$3.15 bNT$2.99 bNT$2.76 b

Wafer Fabrication Facilities

10111212
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United Microelectronics Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
MIE FUJITSU SEMICONDUCTOR LIMITEDJune 29, 2018$520.5 m
Best Elite International Limited
ECP Vita Pte. Ltd.
Everrich Energy Investment (HK) Limited
Everrich (Shandong) Energy Co., Ltd.
Fortune Venture Capital Corp.
Green Earth Limited
Hejian Technology (Suzhou) Co., Ltd.
Infoshine Technology Limited
Oakwood Associates Limited
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United Microelectronics Revenue Breakdown

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United Microelectronics revenue breakdown by business segment: 100.0% from SEMICONDUCTORS

United Microelectronics Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

63/100

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United Microelectronics Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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United Microelectronics Online and Social Media Presence

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United Microelectronics News and Updates

UMC awarded Gold Class in S&P Global Sustainability Yearbook

UMC received the Gold Class Award in the S&P Global 2022 Sustainability Yearbook, recognizing the results of the company's long-term commitment to corporate sustainability. Over 7,500 companies across 61 industries globally were considered for the Yearbook this year. This honor follows UMC's top…

United Microelectronics : To Announce Related Materials On Acquisition

United Microelectronics : To announce related materials on acquisition of machinery and equipment

UMC Fined Nt$20m For Trade Theft

Taiwan-based contract chipmaker United Microelectronics Corp (UMC, 聯電) yesterday was ordered to pay NT$20 million (US$719,269) by the Intellectual Property and Commercial Court (IPCC) after appealing a trade secret theft case brought by US-based memory chipmaker Micron Technology Inc.

Taiwan's Intellectual Property And Commercial Court Announced Its Ruling On Umc And Other Defendants With Respect To Micron Case

Taiwan's Intellectual Property and Commercial Court today announced its ruling on UMC and other defendants with respect to the case of the violation of the Trade Secrets Act. UMC appreciates the fairness of the ruling and its basis in facts. UMC hopes that the prosecution will respect the decision o…

Umc Reports Fourth Quarter 2021 Results

Fourth quarter consolidated revenue was NT$59.10 billion, increasing 5.7% QoQ from NT$55.91 billion in 3Q21. Compared to a year ago, 4Q21 revenue grew 30.5% YoY from NT$45.30 billion in 4Q20. Consolidated gross margin for 4Q21 was 39.1%. Net income attributable to the shareholders of the parent was …

UMC awarded Taiwan Intellectual Property Management System (TIPS) certification

United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) (“UMC”) today announced it has been awarded Taiwan Intellectual Property Management System (TIPS) certification, highlighting the company’s continuous commitment to strengthening its IP management system and corporate governance.
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United Microelectronics Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was United Microelectronics founded?

    United Microelectronics was founded in 1980.

  • Who are United Microelectronics key executives?

    United Microelectronics's key executives are Stan Hung, SC Chien and Jason Wang.

  • How many employees does United Microelectronics have?

    United Microelectronics has 19,285 employees.

  • What is United Microelectronics revenue?

    Latest United Microelectronics annual revenue is NT$213 b.

  • What is United Microelectronics revenue per employee?

    Latest United Microelectronics revenue per employee is NT$11 m.

  • Who are United Microelectronics competitors?

    Competitors of United Microelectronics include SMIC, SPIL and San'an Optoelectronics.

  • Where is United Microelectronics headquarters?

    United Microelectronics headquarters is located at No. 3, Li-Hsin 2nd Road, Hsinchu.

  • Where are United Microelectronics offices?

    United Microelectronics has offices in Hsinchu, Sunnyvale, Yokohama, Amsterdam and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does United Microelectronics have?

    United Microelectronics has 6 offices.