501 news items tagged SEMI
Global fab equipment spending to rebound with 20% growth in 2020, says SEMIThursday 13 June 2019
Global fab equipment spending will rebound in 2020, growing 20% to US$58.4 billion after dropping 19% to US$48.4 billion in 2019, according to SEMI.
Semiconductor equipment billings decline in 1Q19, says SEMITuesday 4 June 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment registered both sequential and on-year decreases in the first quarter of 2019.
Marvell to acquire Globalfoundries ASIC businessWednesday 22 May 2019
Marvell has entered into definitive agreements to purchase Avera Semiconductor, the application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) business of Globalfoundries, according to the com...
Semiconductor equipment billings increase, says SEMIWednesday 22 May 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment grew sequentially in April 2019 ending three consecutive months of sequential drops.
Intel regains semiconductor market lead from SamsungMonday 20 May 2019
Intel replaced Samsung as the number one quarterly semiconductor supplier in the fourth quarter of 2018, after losing the lead spot to Samsung in the second quarter of 2017, according...
Silicon reclaim wafer market increases 19% in 2018 but slow growth aheadWednesday 15 May 2019
The silicon wafer reclaim market grew 19% to US$603 million in 2018, following a 18% increase in 2017, according to SEMI.
Silicon wafer shipments drop to lowest level since 4Q17, says SEMITuesday 30 April 2019
Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments dropped 5.6% sequentially to 3.05 billion square inches in the first quarter of 2019 - the lowest levels since the fourth quarter of 2017, according...
Win Semi expects 14-16% revenue increase in 2Q19Friday 26 April 2019
GaAs IC foundry Win Semiconductors expects to post a 14-16% sequential increase in revenues for the second quarter of 2019, with gross margin to range from 31% to 33%.
Semiconductor equipment billings register another sequential dropWednesday 24 April 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment posted a sequential decline for the third consecutive month in March.
Globalfoundries, On Semi agree to transfer ownership of 300mm fab in New YorkTuesday 23 April 2019
Globalfoundries and ON Semiconductor have entered into a definitive agreement for ON Semi to acquire a 300mm fab located in East Fishkill, New York, according to the companies.
Semiconductor photomask sales reach record high of US$4 billion, says SEMITuesday 16 April 2019
Following a record-breaking 2017, worldwide semiconductor photomask sales set a new high of US$4.04 billion in 2018, according to SEMI.
Semiconductor equipment sales jump to record US$64.5 billion in 2018, says SEMIThursday 11 April 2019
Worldwide sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment surged 14% from US$56.62 billion in 2017 to an all-time high of US$64.5 billion in 2018, according to SEMI.
Global semiconductor materials sales hit record-high US$51.9 billionWednesday 3 April 2019
The global semiconductor materials market grew 10.6% in 2018, propelling semiconductor materials revenues to US$51.9 billion to eclipse the previous high of US$47.1 billion set in...
Why 12-inch fabs are better for power components: Q&A with Bing Xue, AOS SVP of global salesFriday 29 March 2019
Alpha & Omega Semiconductor (AOS), which designs and manufactures power semiconductors for a broad range of applications, will start production at its new 12-inch wafer plant...
GaAs foundry Win Semi expects pick-up in capacity utilizationFriday 29 March 2019
GaAs foundry Win Semiconductors expects to see its capacity utilization rate recover starting the second quarter, thanks to a ramp-up of orders for new smartphones rolled out by Asia-based...
Semiconductor equipment billings continue slideMonday 25 March 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment posted a year-over-year decline for the fourth consecutive month in February.
Lite-On Semi to enjoy double-digit revenue increase in 2Q19Friday 22 March 2019
Lite-On Semiconductor, a maker of discrete and analog IC components, is expected to see its second-quarter revenues register a double-digit sequential growth as it will soon kick...
Global fab spending to fall in 2019 but rise to set new record in 2020, says SEMIWednesday 13 March 2019
Global fab equipment spending is expected to decline 14% to US$53 billion in 2019, but stage a strong recovery of 27% to set a new record in 2020, according to SEMI.
Win Semi lands orders for satellite communications componentsWednesday 6 March 2019
Taiwan's leading compound semiconductor foundry Win Semiconductors has reportedly tapped into the satellite communications supply chains of US aerospace firms by providing mmWave...
Chipmaking equipment billings fall furtherMonday 25 February 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment posted a year-over-year decline for the third consecutive month in January.
PCBECI equipment networking pilot team formed in TaiwanFriday 22 February 2019
A PCBECI equipment networking pilot team, organized by Taiwan Printed Circuit Association (TPCA), has kicked off operation seeking to boost network connectivity of Taiwan-made PCB...
Win Semi looks to 3D sensing, 5G for growthFriday 15 February 2019
GaAs IC foundry Win Semiconductors expects robust demand for 3D sensing and 5G related applications to drive its mid- and long-term business growth.
200mm fabs to add 700,000 wafers through 2022, says SEMIThursday 14 February 2019
Robust demand for more content for mobile, Internet of Things (IoT), automotive and industrial applications will drive production of 700,000 200mm wafers from 2019 to 2022, a 14%...
Lite-On Semi enhances power semiconductor lineThursday 14 February 2019
Lite-On Semiconductor has set up a new business unit to combine its discrete component and power management IC offerings, the company has disclosed.
Silicon shipments hit record high with revenues exceeding US$10 billion in 2018, says SEMIThursday 31 January 2019
Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments in 2018 increased 8% to a record high, while revenues jumped 31% on year exceeding the US$10 billion mark for the first time since 2018, according...
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