TSMC said it had 80 percent of affected chip fabrication systems back online on Sunday and expected to restore the remainder by Monday. The shutdown comes at a critical time for Apple, which accounts for 21 percent of TSMC’s revenue, according to Bloomberg News. Apple is reportedly planning to release three new iPhone models by year’s end. It’s not yet clear if the shutdown might affect the chip output Apple relies on for the new devices. Shares of Apple stock were trading up about 0.4 percent on Monday as this post was being prepared.
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