Total Employees
bn
Net Income
(NTD)
%
Customer Satisfaction
bn
Revenue
(NTD)
tn
Supply Chain Output Value (NTD)
Societal Beneficiaries
46968
Total Employees
TSMC is committed to providing quality jobs with good compensation, meaningful work, and a safe work environment for its employees. At the end of 2016, TSMC had about 47,000 employees worldwide.
334
bn
Net Income (NTD)
TSMC's net income increased 9% year over- year to NT$334 billion in 2016. The Company expects to distribute NT$182 billion to shareholders as cash dividends, and reserve the remainder to enable greater economic value creation in the future.
95.7
%
Customer Satisfaction
TSMC's customer satisfaction rate reached a record high of 95.7% in 2016, an increase of 2.6 percentage points from 93.1% in 2015.
948
bn
Revenue (NTD)
TSMC’s consolidated revenue reached NT$948 billion, including NT$909 billion generated from wafer manufacturing services. Wafer manufacturing is also the largest component in fabless customers’ cost structure.
1.2
tn
Supply Chain Output Value (NTD)
TSMC’s main operations are located in Taiwan, and indirectly drove business output of NT$1.2 trillion in 2016 and created 193,000 jobs in its supply chain, which includes upstream raw material and equipment and downstream packaging, testing, transportation, warehousing, etc.
212671
Societal Beneficiaries
TSMC effectively combines the Company’s resources with employees’ actions to lay out a public service network for TSMC’s social participation. In 2016, TSMC and its employees contributed or invested more than NT$93 million to public service, supporting 422 schools and non-profit organizations to benefit a total of 212,671 people.

Our Focus

TSMC focused on the six dimensions of "governance and business", "innovation and service", "responsible supply chain", "green manufacturing", "inclusive workplace", and "social participation". Based on the material issues we have identified, we have laid out a set of strategies and long-term goals as our "TSMC 2020 Vision".

Governance and Business

Governance and Business

A world-class business leader must be held to world-class ethics standards. This is the spirit of TSMC...

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Case StudyEarthquake Continuity Plans Surpassing Legal Requirements

Following the September 21, 1999, Chi-Chi earthquake in Taiwan, TSMC has laid down a series of earthquake protection...

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Case StudyProprietary Information Protection

TSMC understands Proprietary Information Protection is the key to maintaining TSMC's current and future...

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Innovation and Service

Innovation and Service

From an innovative business model to continuous breakthroughs in technology, innovation...

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Case StudyOpen Innovation Platform® (OIP)

TSMC does not compete with its customers, but rather acts as a partner to help them make innovation come true...

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Case StudyTSMC University Collaboration Programs

TSMC has significantly expanded its interaction with universities in Taiwan with the establishment of four research centers...

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Case StudyCorporate Quality Culture Enhancement

To enhance corporate quality culture with continual improvements on product quality, production efficiency and cost reduction...

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Case StudyTSMC Assists Customers to Improve First-time Silicon Success

TSMC held its 2017 Open Innovation Platform® (OIP) Ecosystem Forum on Sept. 13 in Santa Clara, Calif. with over 1,300 attendees...

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Green Manufacturing

Green Manufacturing

TSMC is steadfast in its commitment to sustainability, and strives to be a world-class company in environmental...

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Case StudyIndustry's First Uninterruptible Power Supply Energy Saving Mode

All facility systems and process equipment are equipped with uninterruptible power systems to manage fluctuations in power...

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Case StudyTSMC Certified Green Building Area and Green Factory Certifications are No.1 in Taiwan

TSMC continues to build environmentally-friendly fabs to reduce energy and water consumption...

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Case StudyThe Journey of Water in TSMC

To improve the efficiency of water usage, TSMC categorizes process wastewater according to the cleanliness of discharge...

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Case StudySemiconductor Industry's First Ammonia Nitrogen Wastewater Reclamation System

TSMC introduced the first resource reclamation system for ammonia nitrogen wastewater in Taiwan...

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Case Study2016 Key Projects on Waste Reduction

TSMC was first in the semiconductor industry to adopt two waste resource regeneration technologies...

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Responsible Supply Chain

Responsible Supply Chain

Today's consumers not only expect better performance and lower price with each generation of new electronics...

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Case StudyTSMC Assists Its Suppliers to Achieve 100% Conflict-free Sourcing

TSMC supports the "responsible sourcing" practice advocated by the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC)...

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Case StudyTSMC Actively Counsel Local Suppliers to Improve Capability

During the process of innovation, TSMC cannot challenge and break through Moore's Law without its suppliers' support...

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Case StudyTSMC and OSHA Cooperate to Improve Supply Chain Occupational Health

On October 3, 2017, TSMC and the Ministry of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OHSA) jointly launched...

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Case StudyTSMC Collaborates with TSIA to Enhance Occupational Safety and Health of Semiconductor Industry Supply Chain

The thriving development of Taiwan's semiconductor industry is attributed not only to the joint efforts...

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Inclusive Workplace

Inclusive Workplace

Employees are TSMC's most important asset, and the goal for the Company's human resources policies...

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Case StudyStrengthen Chemical Management

The new generation of process technology requires the use of a variety of chemicals. TSMC continuously looks to optimize...

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Case StudyErgo Risk Prevention

TSMC kept three prevention actions including hardware control, on-job observation, and health examination questionnaire...

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Social Participation

Social Participation

TSMC's mission is to uplift society. We have not only strived to thrive in our core business of dedicated IC foundry services...

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Case StudyAir Quality Improvement Actions

TSMC is committed to improving the air quality in central Taiwan. Since 2015, in order to reduce PM2.5 caused by straw burning...

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Case StudyTSMC Museum of Innovation

Innovation often originates as a single idea; yet it has the potential to unimaginably transform the lives of billions of people...

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