ChipMOS REPORTS JANUARY 2016 REVENUE; TAINAN OPERATIONS FULLY RESTORED ON FEBRUARY 6, 2016 AFTER VERY MINOR IMPACT

Feb 12, 2016, 06:00 ET from ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD.

HSINCHU, Taiwan, Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD. ("ChipMOS" or the "Company'') (NASDAQ: IMOS), an industry leading provider of outsourced semiconductor assembly and test services ("OSAT"), today reported its unaudited consolidated revenue for the month of January 2016.  The Company also confirmed that as noted in its press release on February 6, 2016, it resumed normal operations on February 6, 2016 after only a very minor impact at its manufacturing operations in the Tainan Science Park following the earthquake earlier that day. 

Revenue for the month of January 2016 was NT$1,601.3 million or US$47.9 million, an increase of 1.7% from the month of December 2015 and a decrease of 10.7% from the same period in 2015.  All U.S. figures in this release are based on the exchange rate of NT$33.43 to US$1.00 as of January 29, 2016.

Consolidated Monthly Revenues (Unaudited)


January 2016

December 2015

January 2015

MoM Change

YoY Change

Revenues

(NT$ million)

1,601.3

1,574.7

1,792.2

1.7%

-10.7%

Revenues

(US$ million)

47.9

47.1

53.6

1.7%

-10.7%

ChipMOS' January 2016 consolidated revenue included revenues of ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES INC. ("ChipMOS Taiwan"), ChipMOS U.S.A., Inc., and ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (BVI) LTD. and its wholly-owned subsidiary ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Shanghai) LTD.

About ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD.:

ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD. ("ChipMOS" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: IMOS) (http://www.chipmos.com) is an industry leading provider of semiconductor assembly and test services. With advanced facilities in Hsinchu and Southern Taiwan Science Parks in Taiwan and Shanghai, ChipMOS and its subsidiaries provide assembly and test services to a broad range of customers, including leading fabless semiconductor companies, integrated device manufacturers and independent semiconductor foundries. The Company's majority-owned subsidiary, ChipMOS Taiwan, is listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange under Stock Ticker 8150.

Forward-Looking Statements

Certain statements contained in this announcement may be viewed as "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, which may cause the actual performance, financial condition or results of operations of the Company to be materially different from any future performance, financial condition or results of operations implied by such forward-looking statements. Further information regarding these risks, uncertainties and other factors is included in the Company's most recent Annual Report on Form 20-F filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") and in the Company's other filings with the SEC.

Contacts:

In Taiwan

In the U.S.

Dr. S.K. Chen

David Pasquale

ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD.

Global IR Partners

+886-6-507-7712

+1-914-337-8801

s.k._chen@chipmos.com

dpasquale@globalirpartners.com  

SOURCE ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD.



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