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$280B Act Biden signed into law could ramp up chipmaking in Central Texas

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President Joe Biden signed the CHIPS and Science Act into law on Tuesday, a move that the White House says will unlock hundreds of billions more in semiconductor investment across the country.

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Samsung looking at 11 new facilities for an almost $200 billion investment in Central Texas

Austin could be getting more semiconductor plants from Samsung as it invests $200 billion in Central Texas. (Samsung)

Samsung is weighing another massive investment in Central Texas just months after announcing that it will build a $17 billion semiconductor factory in Taylor.

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Tech giant Micron Technology is considering a $40 billion chipmaking plant in Central Texas

Idaho-based Micron Technology is considering a chip plant in Central Texas. (Shutterstock)

One of the world’s largest semiconductor companies, Micron Technology Inc., is considering the Austin area for a new plant to expand its chipmaking, the Austin Business Journal reported.

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