Taiwan to surpass S. Korea as largest semiconductor making market in world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan is set to surpass South Korea as the largest and fastest-growing semiconductor manufacturing equipment market in the world with a growth rate of 21.1 percent this year, ...

Taiwan now No.1 biggest semiconductor equipment spender in world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan was the biggest spender on semiconductor equipment in the first quarter of this year, bucking a worldwide downtrend in the industry, announced SEMI on Tuesday (June 4). ...

Taiwan to overtake South Korea and become global No.2 for semiconductors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan is likely to overtake South Korea and return to its position as the global No.2 for the production of semiconductors, the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) ...

Worldwide semiconductor revenue grew 21.6% in 2017 driven by strong growth in memory market: Gartner

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Worldwide semiconductor revenue totaled US$420.4 billion in 2017, a 21.6% increase from 2016 revenue of US$345.9 billion driven by strong growth in the memory market, according t...

Top Developments in the Semiconductor Industry| Infiniti Research

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 25, 2018--Infiniti Research, a world-renowned market intelligence solutions provider, has announced the completion of their latest list blog on the top developments in the...

Gartner: Worldwide semiconductor revenue grew 22.2% in 2017, Samsung leads the pack

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—In 2017, worldwide semiconductor revenue totaled US$419.7 billion, a 22.2% increase from 2016, according to preliminary results by Gartner, Inc. The research and advisory...

Samsung Electronics reports 85 percent jump in profit

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics says its second-quarter profit surged 85 percent to record high thanks to memory chips. The South Korean company said Thursday its April...

Gartner: Worldwide semiconductor revenue to reach US$400 billion in 2017

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Worldwide semiconductor revenue is forecast to total US$401.4 billion in 2017, an increase of 16.8% from 2016, according to Gartner, Inc. This will be the first time semiconducto...

Gartner: Worldwide semiconductor revenue forecast to increase 12.3% in 2017

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Worldwide semiconductor revenue is forecast to total US$386 billion in 2017, an increase of 12.3 percent from 2016, according to Gartner, Inc, a leading information technology re...

TSMC cuts 2015 global semiconductor growth forecast to 3%

Taipei, July 16 (CNA) Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, ???), the world's largest contract chip maker, cut its forecast for the 2015 global semiconductor growth Thursday to 3 percent fr...

Taiwan to capture high value from IoT market: Merrill Lynch

Taipei, March 17 (CNA) Technology firms in Taiwan and Asia are well positioned to capture significant value from the nascent Internet-of-Things (IoT) market, according to Bank of America Merrill Ly...

Gartner: IoT is set for rapid growth

The processing, sensing and communications semiconductor device portion of the Internet of Things (IoT) will be a rapidly growing segment of the total semiconductor market, growing 36.2 percent in 201...