CHANDLER, Ariz. – October 18, 2010 – Amkor Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMKR), today announced it honored 12 companies with its 2010 Supplier Award. The awards were presented at its Amkor Supplier Day held Friday, October 15, 2010, in Seoul, South Korea.  In the past year, these companies demonstrated commitment to excellence and quality, and distinguished themselves through their partnership and loyalty.

The winners of the 2010 Supplier Award are:

Substrate
  • Kyocera SLC Technologies Corporation
  • LG Innotek Co. for Leadframe
  • Samsung Electro-Mechanics Co., Ltd
  • Unimicron Technology Corp.

 

Raw Materials
  • Henkel Technologies (Korea) Ltd.
  • Sumitomo Bakelite Co., Ltd
  • W.C. Heraeus GmbH

 

Equipment
  • Kulicke & Soffa Industries, Inc.
  • Protec Co., Ltd
  • Semitool, Inc.

 

Fine Pitch Copper Pillar Flip Chip
  • Ibiden Co. Ltd
  • Toray Engineering Co., Ltd

 

“These awards recognize that our suppliers are absolutely critical to Amkor’s success in delivering innovative, cost-competitive advanced technology solutions for our customers,” said JooHo Kim, Amkor’s executive vice president, worldwide manufacturing operations.  “Our competitive environment is rigorous, and building strong relationships with world-class, quality suppliers is more important than ever before.”

In addition to JooHo Kim, the awards were also presented by SuYol Yoo, Amkor’s senior vice president, procurement and logistics center, and YongKoo Park, Amkor’s vice president, corporate procurement.

“The award winners were judged on their performance and ability to meet quality, delivery, and technology goals, as well as their contributions to our new fine pitch copper pillar flip chip business” said Yoo.    “These companies are solution-oriented, reliable, innovative, and customer focused, and we are proud to be associated with the winners of this award.”

About Amkor

Amkor is a leading provider of semiconductor assembly and test services to semiconductor companies and electronics OEMs. More information on Amkor is available from the company’s SEC filings and on Amkor’s website:  www.amkor.com.

Contact:

Amkor Technology, Inc., Chandler
Greg Johnson
Sr. Director, Corporate Communications
480-786-7594
greg.johnson@amkor.com