Nanya Technology Corporation (“NTC”) has focused its core business on DRAM (Dynamic Random Access Memory) memory for over 20 years. NTC dedicates itself in R&D, design, manufacturing, marketing and sales of DRAM products. Our manufacturing and development facilities are mainly located in Nanling Technology Park, Taishan District, New Taipei City. For 2018, monthly capacity of our two manufacturing sites (12-inch Fab) is 65,000 WPM (wafer per month) and is scheduled to marginally increase to 73,000 WPM in 2019. Over the years, NTC has cultivated a strong establishment in R&D and Intellectual properties.
The evolution of “Smart World and Connected World” has defined the next stage of industrial revolution. The DRAM play a key role enable many smart devices applied in the cloud, in the city, in business environments, at home, in the car, and in personal devices; but also in medical, industrial, and business applications, including machinery and robotics, machine learning, financial and productivity enhancement, and also in the artificial intelligence application of all areas. Nanya Technology will continue to conduct our DRAM core business with forward-looking market planning and with excellent customer services to fulfill diversified demand.
After the initial introduction of the leading product, 20nm DDR3 product, NTC has successfully shipped an 8Gb DDR4 chip which was independently developed by the Company’s in-house R&D team; and will continue to introduce low-power DDR4 product lines. At the same time, we will continue our development of 10nm-class manufacturing process and products. Our goal is to provide value-added solutions for consumer, mobile & PC peripheral applications, and also for server / data center application which is the fast growing market segment to date.
Since 2013, NTC has successfully executed business transformation from PC into smart device applications and operational performance improvement has been evident. Meanwhile our financial performance has also been improved significantly, as Nanya Technology has made 5 consecutive profitable years. In 2017, NTC delivered record-setting net profits of NT$40.3 billion and earnings per share (EPS) of NT$14.36, thanks to a favorable market environment, the Company’s operational improvement, and non-operating income. By March 31, 2018, the paid-in capital reached NT$30.6 billion, with approximately 3,060 million ordinary shares issued to the capital market.
The Company is headquartered in Taiwan with branch offices in China, Japan, the United States and Germany. As of December 31, 2017, the Company employed total 2,984 headcounts, including 95 from branch office.
For the past year, we were rewarded with Silver level of Taiwan Green Building EEWH standard, Golden Honor of New Taipei City Environmental Evolution Impact, and Taiwan Sustainability Awards; also, recognized as a Top 100 Global Technology Leader by Thomson Reuters; we are also awarded as one of the top 5% in corporate governance evaluation by Taiwan Stock Exchange. These important milestones symbolize our commitment to corporate sustainability responsibility.