603 news items tagged SEMI
Global semiconductor equipment sales hit record high in 2020, says SEMIWednesday 14 April 2021
Worldwide sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment surged 19% from US$59.8 billion in 2019 to a new all-time high of US$71.2 billion in 2020, according to SEMI.
Global semiconductor materials market sets new high in 2020, says SEMIThursday 25 March 2021
The global semiconductor materials market grew 4.9% in 2020 to US$55.3 billion in revenue, surpassing the previous market high of US$52.9 billion set in 2018, according to SEMI.
Global fab equipment spending poised to log 3 straight years of record highs, says SEMIThursday 18 March 2021
Fueled by surging pandemic-inspired demand for electronics devices, the global semiconductor industry is on track to register a rare three consecutive years of record highs in fab...
Samsung, TSMC to see combined capex account for 43% of global semi industry spending in 2021Thursday 18 March 2021
Samsung Electronics and TSMC will see their combined capex account for as high as 43% of the worldwide semiconductor industry capital spending this year, according to IC Insights'...
SEMI upbeat about semiconductor market outlookThursday 4 March 2021
The emerging 5G, HPC, AI and automotive applications will be driving the global semiconductor market growth in 2021 and over the next several years, according to Clark Tseng, director...
Semiconductor equipment billings hit record high in January 2021Tuesday 23 February 2021
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment topped US$3 billion in January 2021, according to SEMI.
Win Semi expects PA shipments for 5G handsets to double in 2021Thursday 4 February 2021
GaAs foundry Win Semiconductors expects sales of power amplifiers (PA) for 5G handsets to climb to 30-40% of its total PA revenues in 2021, with shipments for Wi-Fi 6E applications...
Eris to see orders transferred from Lite-On Semi start generating revenue in 3Q21Wednesday 3 February 2021
Diode maker Eris Technology is poised to obtain from Lite-On Semiconductor automotive diode production equipment which has been acquired by Eris' largest shareholder Diodes, and will...
Global 2020 silicon revenue remains stable with wafer shipments edging up, say SEMIWednesday 3 February 2021
Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments increased 5% in 2020, when revenue remained unchanged from 2019 at US$11.17 billion, according to SEMI.
Win Semi posts record 2020 revenueThursday 7 January 2021
GaAs foundry Win Semiconductors has reported revenue climbed 18.8% on year to a record high of NT$25.37 billion (US$905.71 million) in 2020.
Growth ahead for semiconductor equipment marketTuesday 15 December 2020
Global sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment by original equipment manufacturers are projected to increase 16% compared to US$59.6 billion in 2019 and register a new industry...
Foundry capex to account for 34% of total semi capex in 2020, says IC InsightsFriday 11 December 2020
Following spending of US$106.1 billion in 2018 and US$102.5 billion in 2019, worldwide semiconductor capex is expected to grow 6% to US$108.1 billion this year, according to IC Ins...
Highlights of the day: Taiwan semi companies to see robust 2021Wednesday 9 December 2020
Taiwan-based semiconductor makers such as Unimicron and Kinsus are expected to see their orders for 5G handsets to...
Semiconductor equipment billings surge 30% in 3Q20, says SEMIThursday 3 December 2020
Global semiconductor equipment billings increased 30% on year and 16% sequentially to US$19.4 billion in the third quarter of 2020, according to SEMI.
Semiconductor equipment billings slip in OctoberFriday 20 November 2020
October billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment slipped 3.7% sequentially but stayed above US$2 billion, according to SEMI.
ASE, Win Semi cut into supply chain for new Qualcomm chipsFriday 6 November 2020
Taiwan's backend houses ASE and affiliated Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) reportedly have landed orders for Qualcomm's Snapdragon X60 modem chips while GaAs foundry Win Semiconductors...
SEMI expects 300mm fab spending to boom through 2023Wednesday 4 November 2020
SEMI has forecast that 300mm fab investments will grow by 13% in 2020 to eclipse the previous record high set in 2018 and log another banner year for the semiconductor industry in...
Global silicon wafer shipments slip in 3Q20, says SEMIWednesday 4 November 2020
Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments contracted 0.5% to 3.135 billion square inches in the third quarter of 2020 compared to the second quarter, but registered a 6.9% increase from...
Win Semi expects 1-3% revenue growth in 4Q20Thursday 29 October 2020
GaAs foundry Win Semiconductors expects to post a revenue increase of 1-3% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2020, with gross margin ranging from 37% to 39%.
North American semi equipment industry billings post another growthMonday 26 October 2020
September billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment registered sequential growth for the third consecutive month.
Taiwan high-tech industries keen to use green energy, says SEMI Taiwan presidentMonday 19 October 2020
The year 2020 is a milestone in use of green energy by Taiwan's high-tech industries, according to SEMI Taiwan president and SEMI chief marketing officer Terry Tsao.
Win Semi enters LiDAR scanner supply chain for new 5G iPhonesThursday 15 October 2020
GaAs foundry Win Semiconductor and its backend partners including Elite Advanced Laser (eLaser) are engaged in production of VCSEL chips for ToF-based LiDAR scanner for the iPhone...
China semi industry development taking shape, says former Tsinghua Unigroup executiveWednesday 7 October 2020
The development of China's homegrown semiconductor industry is taking shape, according to Charles Kau, who has just resigned as executive VP of global operations for Tsinghua Unigr...
2020 second-highest year for semi M&A, says IC InsightsWednesday 30 September 2020
Two huge purchase agreements in July and September have guaranteed that 2020 will become at least the second-largest year in history for semiconductor merger and acquisition announcements,...
Win Semi continues to enjoy robust 5G PA, VCSEL demandTuesday 29 September 2020
GaAs foundry Win Semiconductors continues to enjoy a strong influx of orders for 5G PA and VCSEL components with clear order visibility through the fourth quarter, despite no orders...
SEMICON West 2006 opens
Photo: Stephen Taylor, DigiTimes.com, Wednesday 12 July 2006
SEMI China director of market research Samuel Ni speaking at SEMICON West
Photo: Stephen Taylor, DigiTimes.com, Wednesday 12 July 2006
SEMI president and CEO Stanley T Myers speaks at SEMICON West 2006
Photo: Stephen Taylor, DigiTimes.com, Tuesday 11 July 2006