With production due mid-next year it seems this could turn out quite fine for Micron given that revenue return should begin soon (assuming uptick in demand) and a larger share of that revenue will be Micron's as they paid the bill.
Some pros and cons here. This could be really good for the industry since Intel apparently won't have first dibs on the output, while at the same time it means there may well be less bidding for the plants output.
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