The state’s semiconductor ecosystem is strong across all sub-sectors including semiconductor design and equipment manufacturing, R&D, innovation, research universities and national laboratories.

California has the best and deepest top-to-bottom semiconductor industry research and business infrastructure in the country with all sectors of the industry represented and is home to many of the nation’s leading companies, including: Intel, Qualcomm, Nvidia, Broadcom, AMD and Marvell are all based in California.

California has the largest and most highly skilled semiconductor workforce in the nation.