Lam Research Expands Semiconductor Equipment Supply Chain in India

Lam Research, a US-based semiconductor equipment manufacturer, is expanding its supply chain in India to support the country's semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem.

  • Lam Research, a US-based semiconductor equipment manufacturer, is expanding its supply chain in India to support the country’s semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem.
  • This move aligns with India’s goal of creating a comprehensive semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem, including wafer fabrication equipment (WFE) manufacturing, as part of the India Semiconductor Mission.
  • Lam Research aims to collaborate with India-based suppliers to meet the demand for precision components and assemblies required for cutting-edge semiconductor wafer fabrication equipment, enhancing the flexibility and resilience of its global supply chain.

Lam Research, a prominent player in the semiconductor industry, is bolstering its presence in India by expanding its supply chain. This decision comes as India strives to establish a complete semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem, encompassing the production of wafer fabrication equipment (WFE). Lam Research’s initiative aligns with the goals of the India Semiconductor Mission, spearheaded by the Ministry of Electronics & IT, to bolster domestic semiconductor manufacturing capabilities.

By assessing capabilities across various supply chain segments and seeking collaboration with India-based suppliers, Lam Research aims to address the demand for precision components and custom parts essential for semiconductor fabrication equipment. This expansion not only enhances the company’s global supply infrastructure but also reinforces its commitment to supporting India’s semiconductor ecosystem, where Lam Research has been a key player for over two decades.