Amendment Number Three to Wafer Supply Agreement, effective as of February 1, 2012, by Power Integrations International Ltd. and Seiko Epson Corporation
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AMENDMENT NUMBER THREE
WAFER SUPPLY AGREEMENT
This Amendment Number Three (the "Amendment"), effective as of February 1, 2012 (the "Amendment Effective Date"), amends the Wafer Supply Agreement effective April 1. 2005. As amended by Amendment Number One effective December 19, 2008 and Amendment Number Two effective September 13, 2010, (as amended, the Agreement"') by and between:
(1) POWER INTEGRATIONS INTERNATIONAL LTD., a Cayman Islands corporation having a place of business at 4th Floor, Century Yard, Cricket Square, Elgin Avenue, P.O. Box 32322, Grand Cayman K Y 1-1209 ("Power Integrations")
(2) SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION, a Japanese corporation having a place of business at 281 Fujimi, Fujimi-machi, Suwa- gun, Nagano-ken, 399-0293 Japan ("Seiko Epson").
WHEREAS, pursuant to the terms of the Agreement, Power Integrations grants to Seiko Epson licenses of certain of Power Integrations' intellectual property for the sole purpose of Power Integrations acquiring from Seiko Epson the fabrication and supply of wafers of certain power IC products; and
WHEREAS, Power Integrations and Seiko Epson desire to amend the terms of the Agreement; and
WHEREAS, in accordance with Section 18.10 of the Agreement, the Agreement may be amended only by an instrument in writing duly executed by authorized representatives of Seiko Epson and Power Integrations.
Now, Therefore, in consideration of the mutual promises contained herein and other good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged, the parties hereby amend the Agreement as follows:
|1||Exhibit B of the Agreement is deleted in its entirety and replaced with Exhibit B in the form attached hereto.|
|2||Effective as of the Amendment Effective Date, all references in the Agreement to the "Agreement" or "this Agreement" shall mean the Agreement as amended by this Amendment. Except as expressly amended herein, the terms of the Agreement continue unchanged and shall remain in full force and effect. This Amendment may be executed in one or more counterparts, each of which shall be considered an original, but all of which counterparts together shall constitute one and the same instrument.|
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have caused this Amendment to be executed by their duly authorized representatives, effective as of the Amendment Effective Date.
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION
POWER INTEGRATIONS INTERNATIONAL, LTD.
/s/ Kazuhzro Takenaka
/s/ John Tomlin
Deputy COO, Microdevice
WAFER PRICES FOR VOLUME PRODUCTION OF [*] INCH WAFERS BY
MONTHLY ORDER VOLUME
For [*] and [*] WAFERS in both PILOT PRODUCTION and VOLUME PRODUCTION:
Monthly [*] WAFER Volume
[*] Price/[*] Price
Less than [*]
[*] and above
Pricing will be reviewed and mutually agreed to in writing on an annual basis.
For WAFERS in ENGINEERING PRODUCTION, the price for each entry of the above table will be multiplied by [*].
The above prices are the WAFER'S BASE_ PRICE and are based on an exchange rate of [*] ¥/$. The fluctuation in foreign exchange rate, as supplied by the Wall Street Journal will be shared equally by each party as follows F/X_BASE = [*]¥/$
Initial F/X_RATE = [*] ¥/$
A new F/X_RATE is only established at the time of placing a PO for WAFERS if the [*] is equal to or greater than [*]¥ from the F/X-BASE. The new F/X RATE will be set to the [*] and will remain in effect for at least the [*] it was established.
The actual PURCHASE_PRICE for WAFERS, by WAFER TYPE, used at the time of order will be calculated by the following formula:
PURCHASE _PRICE =
Examples: For DS WAFERS with a BASE PRICE of [*]
1. Nominal F/X Rate Example: F/X_RATE = in the range of [*]¥ to [*]¥:
PURCHASE_PRICE = BASE_ PRICE
2. Higher F/X Rate Example: New F/X_RATE = [*]¥:
PURCHASE_PRICE = [*] = [*]
3. Lower F/X Rate Example: New F/X_RA TE = [*]¥:
PURCHASE_PRICE = [*] = [*].