NXP Semiconductors

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NXP Semiconductors provides High Performance Mixed Signal and Standard Product solutions that leverage its leading RF, Analog, Power, Digital Processing and manufacturing expertise. These innovations are used in a wide range of automotive, industrial, consumer, lighting, medical, computing and identification applications.
 
Headquartered in Europe, the company has about 29,000 employees working in more than 30 countries and posted sales of USD 5.4 billion in 2008.
 
Facts and Figures
Headquarters:
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
President & CEO:
Rick Clemmer
Businesses:
- Automotive
- High Performance Mixed Signal
- Identification
- Standard Products
- NXP Software
Net sales in 2008:
$5.4 billion
Research & Development:
Investment of about $1.2 billion in 2008
About 4,300 engineers
5,400+ patent families
20 R&D centers located in 14 countries

Participation in over 100 standardization bodies and consortia
Strong links with universities:
- 7 part-time professors
- $3 million a year invested in university programs
- 20 PhD programs supported annually
- 16 Master courses a year
Employees:
Approximately 29,000 people in more than 30 countries
- Europe & Africa: 32%
- Asia: 40%
- Greater China: 25%
- Americas: 3%
Manufacturing sites:
11 manufacturing sites worldwide
6 test and assembly sites           5 waferfab sites
- Bangkok                     - Hamburg
- Cabuyao                    - Hazel Grove
- Guangdong                 - Jilin
- Hong Kong                  - Nijmegen
- Kaohsiung                  - Singapore
- Seremban
 
 
 
NXP’s leading positions
 
Automotive
n        #1 in car radio tuners
n        #1 in Digital Signal Processors for car radios
n        #1 in automotive networking
n        #1 in system solutions for automotive immobilizers and keyless entry/go
n        First to launch a One-Chip-Key including immobilization, microcontroller and radio transmitter
 
High Performance Mixed Signal
n        #1 in Broadcast, Cable TV Infrastructure for High Performance RF
n        #2 in Basestation
n        #1 in System Optimized Silicon Tuners (Satellite, Cable & Terrestrial)
n        #1 in ARM 32-bit Flash Microcontrollers
n        #1 in I²C bus peripheral products and low-power real-time clocks
n        #2 Logic supplier worldwide
 
Identification
n        #1 in public transport IC solutions, with over 70% of all electronic tickets in public transport using NXP’s MIFARETM and SmartMX portfolio
n        #1 in contactless EMV banking solutions, supplied > 500 million banking card ICs in 35 countries
n        #1 in Near Field Communication (NFC) ICs for secure mobile transactions
n        #1 in RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) tagging solutions
n        #1 in eGovernment solution, involved in 85% of the world’s ePassports projects using NXP SmartMX ICs
n        #1 in Contactless chip solutions: over 4.5 billion ICs shipped
 
Standard Products
n        #2 in Small Signal Discretes
n        #2 in Integrated Discretes
n        #1 in dynamic speakers and receivers for mobile phones for more than a decade
n        #1 in Automotive MOS
 
NXP Software
n        Independent Software Vendor for mobile multimedia software solutions
n        More than 650 million devices use LifeVibes software
 
NXP
 
Sector
Semiconductors
Location in East Netherlands
Nijmegen
Activities in East Netherlands
Manufacturing, R&D, Marketing and Sales
Number employed in East Netherlands
-
Country of origin
The Netherlands
 
For more information: www.nxp.com

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