|HsinChu, Taiwan, Feb. 10, 2004- Vanguard International Semiconductor Corporation (VIS) announced today the sales revenue for January 2004 reached NT$ 1,186 million,
with an increase of 2.5% to the previous month NT$1,157 million. To the same period in 2003, Jan 2004 revenue increased 51.17%.
Mr. Daniel S. Chen, spokesman and vice president of Vanguard, addressed that January revenue represents the fifth sequential month-over-month growth due to the continuous increase of wafer shipments in foundry business. The efforts on transformation to offer customized Specialty IC Foundry service was for that reason remarkable. VIS will convene an investor conference Feb. 16th in which will report results of the fourth quarter 2003 and the outlook on the first quarter 2004.