Sony Corporation announced an additional investment into its manufacturing base in Isahaya, Nagasaki, on October 30. To meet the increasing demand for image sensors used for devices such as smartphone cameras, the company is set to open a new facility to produce semiconductors. The company targets to open the new factory in the fiscal year 2021. Source: Nagasaki Prefecture, 10/30/2019
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