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Taiwan's LCD TV shipments grew 8.6% sequentially in the second quarter of 2009, as channel distributors began to replenish inventory. Inventory in the channel fell below its normal level in the first quarter. China's stimulus program for rural areas played a significant role in Taiwan's shipment growth in the second quarter. LCD TV makers saw an influx of rush orders in April and May.
In 2018, global server shipments will grow 8.5% to reach 13.73 million units. Digitimes Research estimates server shipments worldwide will grow at a CAGR of 6.5% during the period 2017-2022, with growth mainly driven by large-scale data centers and the China market.
Digitimes Research estimates total shipments of smartphone APs worldwide will grow 1.5% on year to 1.67 billion units in 2018. The slowing growth in the smartphone market means global smartphone AP shipments will only grow at a mild pace in the next few years, reaching 1.77 billion units in 2021.