ST opens new SiC power device packaging line in Morocco

According to reports, STMicroelectronics recently announced the opening of its new silicon carbide power device packaging production line for electric vehicles. The new production line is located in Bosquekura, Casablanca-Setat, Morocco.

The report pointed out that the expansion cost $244 million and expanded the factory’s existing production area by 7,500 square meters, making it ST’s second-largest factory.

From powder for making ingots, to SiC wafers and fabs in Catania, to chips packaged in Morocco, the new facility will be a key part of ST’s strategy to supply SiC power device to Europe.