This excerpt taken from the SMI 20-F filed Jun 29, 2006.
CONSENT OF INDEPENDENT REGISTERED PUBLIC ACCOUNTING FIRM
We consent to the incorporation by reference in Registration Statement No. 333-113797 on Form S-8 of our report relating to the financial statements of Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation dated March 29, 2006, appearing in this Annual Report on Form 20-F of Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation for the year ended December 31, 2005.
/s/ Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
Certified Public Accountant
June 29, 2006