The Critical Materials Council is a membership-based organization collectively working toward anticipating, and solving Critical Materials Issues in a non-competitive environment by identifying/alleviating supply problems, sharing best practices, and working on industry standards for the benefit of the semi device fabrication community.

 Become a part of the Critical Materials Ecosystem!

  • Unique Networking and Active Collaboration Opportunities
  • Gain access to the latest customized supply chain news and analyst commentary
  • Receive an expertly-written Critical Materials Report Advisory of your choosing 

For Fabs, Materials Suppliers and Others


CMC Associate Membership – for Materials Suppliers click here.

5 Principle Advantages of CMCFabs Membership

  1. Access to the most current and accurate Critical Materials Information
  2. Paths to prevention and remedy of material shortages
  3. Get credible third party validation of the supply chain with a special focus on China
  4. Customized IT provides current and timely news/information on WW Critical Materials Information
  5. Collaboration with other organizations on best practices and remedy of material supply problems.

CMCFabs Membership Includes:

  • Three Critical Material Report Advisories (each member can choose 3 out of 6 reports as part of their standard membership agreement), Quarterly Reports, and Supply Chain alerts
  • Two (3-4 day) face-to-face (F2F) meetings per year. Each F2F meeting will cover two selected material topics/technology area are selected as the focus for member share, with 2-3 suppliers presentations per topic
  • One of the F2F meetings will include free admission to the annual CMC Seminar, focused on semiconductor process materials
  • Monthly Phone/Online Meetings to be organized around short-term initiatives, i.e. Hot Topics, Critical Materials Reports Updates, Benchmarking and Mini-Surveys, and Planning/Prep for F2F Meeting
  • F2F CMC Meetings may include the following:
    • Presentations from Market Analysis
    • Survey/Benchmarking
    • Supplier Presentations invited, 2-3 suppliers (could be held during seminar, if appropriate)
    • Hot Topics/Round Table Discussions
    • 1:1 meetings with suppliers as needed
    • 1-2 day Seminar to include presentations on CMC key themes, ex: Rare Earths & Semi/Precious Metals, Raw Material Supply Chain, New Materials and Applications, etc.

CMC Fabs is a unit of TECHCET CA LLC, a firm focused on Process Materials Supply Chains, Electronic Materials Technology, Materials Market Research and Consulting for the Semiconductor, Display, Solar/PV, and LED Industries.