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BRIEF-UMC Reports Q4 Net Loss At T$1.71 Billion

Jan 29 (Reuters) - United Microelectronics Corp :

* SAYS Q4 NET LOSS AT T$1.71 BILLION ($55.47 million)

* SAYS Q4 CONSOLIDATED REVENUE AT T$35.52 BILLION, DOWN 3.0 PERCENT Y/Y

* SAYS IT SEES Q1 GROSS PROFIT MARGIN IN THE MID-SINGLE DIGIT PERCENT RANGE

* SAYS IT SEES Q1 WAFER SHIPMENTS TO DECREASE BY 6-7 PERCENT

* SAYS 2019 CAPEX FOR FOUNDRY SEGMENT AT $1.0 BILLION Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: ($1 = 30.8260 Taiwan dollars) (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)