|Hsinchu, Taiwan, June 10, 2004 - Vanguard International Semiconductor Corporation (VIS) today announced that net sales for May 2004 reached its 2004 record high of NT$ 1,395 million. This was a 4.88% increase over April 2004 and a 57.57% jump over May 2003. The sales for the January-May period totaled NT$ 6,457 million, representing a 61.46% growth over the same period in 2003.
¡§ VIS logic wafer shipments for May 2004 continued to grow over April 2004. This caused the sales revenues for May 2004 to continue to rise. The logic wafer shipments for May 2004 increased 22% over April 2004 and accounted to 80% of the total shipments,¡¨ said Mr. Daniel S. Chen, VIS spokesman and vice president.
VIS net sales kept progressive growth month-over-month since last September. Along with the increase of logic wafer shipments, VIS will transfer to a pure foundry in the second half.