Spansion, United Microelectronics announce joint licensing agreement Spansion (CODE) and United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) announced the joint development of a 40nm process that integrates UMC's 40nm LP logic process with Spansion proprietary embedded Charge Trap Flash memory technology. As part of this non-exclusive agreement, UMC is licensed to manufacture products based on this technology for Spansion.
United Microelectronics sees Q2 foundry segment wafer shipments to remain flat Sees Q2 foundry segment ASP to remain flat. Sees Q2 foundry segment profitability gross profit margin to be in mid-20 percentage range. Sees Q2 foundry segment capacity utilization to be approximately 90%. Sees Fy15 CapEx for foundry segment $1.8B. Expects revenue from new business segment to be approximately NT $1.75B and operating loss to be approximately NT $280M.