TSMC sees up to 5.2 pct revenue growth in Q3
TAIPEI, July 18
TAIPEI, July 18 (Reuters) - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd , the world's No.1 contract chip maker, said it expects third-quarter revenue to rise up to 5.2 percent over the previous quarter.
Third quarter revenue would be between T$161 billion and T$164 billion ($5.4 billion and $5.5 billion), from T$155.9 billion previously, the company said.
Company Chairman Morris Chang told an investor conference that he expected the semiconductor industry to grow by 3 percent in 2013, lower than a previous forecast of 4 percent. (Reporting by Clare Jim; Editing by Lee Chyen Yee and Stephen Coates)