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docdivakar
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re: Amkor cuts workforce
docdivakar   2/25/2012 12:43:13 AM
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Coupled with downturn, there is also the margin erosion in some of now mature packaging technologies. The Jan 2012 book to bill ration is not encouraging this either! MP Divakar

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mcgrathdylan   2/13/2012 6:17:25 PM
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Considering that the semiconductor industry has been in a downturn, I don't think it's surprising to see Amkor's sales slipped a bit in Q4. As far as cutting jobs, the company seems to be very focused on reducing costs.

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krisi   2/12/2012 4:20:15 PM
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Why are Amkor's sales suffering? Kris

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resistion   2/11/2012 2:57:06 PM
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Thought it could ride the TSV wave, also partnering with GlobalFoundries.



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