Overall this is good for the semicon industry but unfortunately due to this huge demand and supply, yield loss has seriously jumped atleast 5 times (in our case where we deal with). Even in spite of such huge demand the screening and checks to maintain a minimal yield loss is very essential for everyone involved.
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