Mikron

VLSI Manufacturing

Operating Factories

Shareholders in Portfolio Company 
RUSNANO, RTI, Sistema

Industry Sector 
Optics and Electronics

Production Location 
Zelenograd, Moscow Region

Investment Started:  2010

Total Budget

16.57  bln rubles
Co-investment by RUSNANO
8.28  bln rubles

Establishment of New 90-nm Microchip Production and Design Center

An integrated circuits production plant was jointly set up by RUSNANO and Mikron, the latter of which is the largest microelectronics manufacturer in Eastern Europe.

The largest microelectronics manufacturer
in Eastern Europe

Outputs are focused on the fast-growing segments in the microelectronics market: navigation systems (GLONASS); industrial electronics; chips for biometric passports and other personal documents; banking and social security cards; SIM cards; and RFID-tags. Integrated circuits using 65-, 90- and 180-nanometer technology offer high performance, large memory capacity, low power consumption, and excellent security.

Company products are used by the Moscow subway and surface public transport system, Gosznak (Russian manufacturer of coins and banknotes), MTS (Russia’s leading cellular company), and the Russian Space Agency.

Clean rooms at the Mikron plant (Zelenograd, Moscow region)

Clean rooms at the Mikron plant (Zelenograd, Moscow Region)

Areas of Application

  • Computing electronics
  • Industrial electronics
  • Navigational systems
  • Smart cards and biometrical documents
  • Monitoring and safety systems
  • Special-purpose VLSI

Competitive Advantages

  • The only fully Russian chip producer
  • Proprietary design and development center