SOURCE: AXT, Inc.

AXT, Inc.

May 22, 2015 21:00 ET

AXT, Inc. to Participate in D.A. Davidson 7th Annual Technology Forum

FREMONT, CA--(Marketwired - May 22, 2015) - AXT, Inc. (NASDAQ: AXTI), a leading manufacturer of compound semiconductor substrates, today announced that Morris Young, chief executive officer and Gary Fischer, chief financial officer, will participate in the D.A. Davidson 7th Annual Technology Forum at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City on Wednesday, May 27, 2015. AXT will participate in the one-on-one track which is a major track in the conference.

About AXT, Inc.
AXT designs, develops, manufactures and distributes high-performance compound and single element semiconductor substrates comprising gallium arsenide (GaAs), indium phosphide (InP) and germanium (Ge) through its manufacturing facilities in Beijing, China. In addition, AXT maintains its sales, administration and customer service functions at its headquarters in Fremont, California. The company's substrate products are used primarily in lighting display applications, wireless communications, fiber optic communications and solar cell. Its vertical gradient freeze (VGF) technique for manufacturing semiconductor substrates provides significant benefits over other methods and enabled AXT to become a leading manufacturer of such substrates. AXT has manufacturing facilities in China and invests in joint ventures in China producing raw materials. For more information, see AXT's website at http://www.axt.com.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Gary L. Fischer
    Chief Financial Officer
    (510) 683-5900

    Leslie Green
    Green Communications Consulting, LLC
    (650) 312-9060